Catherine the Great

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Dutton, 1980 - Biography & Autobiography - 377 pages
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A biography of the German-born Russian Empress who was one of the most influential of the eighteenth-century rulers.

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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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User Review  - Eric Grounds - Goodreads

This book was totally absorbing. Henri Troyat has the gift of making his subject come alive. I was entranced Read full review

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The Virgin Wife
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