Catherine the Great

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Berkley Books, 1981 - Biography & Autobiography - 432 pages
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A sympathetic portrait of the Russian Empress who began as a naive bride and ended as an internationally known despot.

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Review: Catherine the Great

User Review  - Nikola Vukoja - Goodreads

While I enjoyed this, and anyone who takes a look at the books I've read will see history features heavily, I couldn't give it more that 3* because it #reads like fact but isn't. Henri Troyat is a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Karen Cox - Goodreads

I read this back in '91, right after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Among other things, it describes Catherine's capture of the Crimea and her settlement of Russians in the area. Read it as important background to the current events in Ukraine. Read full review

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EN ROUTE
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THE STEPS OF THE THRONE
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