Czars

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The book is very well written. I read history as a hobby and this is the first book I read focused solely on Russia. The book covers more than a thousand years of Russian history in a clear manner, it ... Read full review

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Excellent history from early czars and rulers applied to Russian history. Read full review

Contents

The People Before the Rus
2
Rurik and the Birth of a Nation
8
PART TWO THE REIQN OF THE QRAND DUKES OF KIEV 3 Oleg and the Rise of Central Power
14
St Olga and the Introduction of Christianity
21
Vladimir and the Official Faith
30
Yaroslav and the Apex of Kiev
38
PART THREE THE TIME OF THE MONQOL YOKE 7 The Fall of Kiev and the Rise of Vladimir
46
Russian Princes as Vassals of the Khan
55
From Enlightenment to Terror
120
The End of the Line of Rurik and the Time of Troubles
142
PART FIVE THE HOUSE OF ROMANOV
171
Michael Romanov and the New Dynasty
172
Peter the Great to Peter III
187
From Catherine the Great to Nicholas I
236
The Last Czars
309
Qenealogical Tables
349

The Rise of Moscow
73
Dmitri and the Great Crusade
81
PART FOUR SOVEREIQNS OF ALL THE RUSSIANS 11 The Triumphs of Ivan the Great
96
Moscow as the Seat of All Power
112
Bibliography
355
Index
358
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