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  - Krista - Goodreads

This biography of Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia, was written by Henri Troyat and published in 1977. I thought that the story was fascinating. It detailed how Princess Sophia, of Anhalt-Zerbst ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ivaylo Yorgov - Goodreads

A fantastic book! Can't comment on the correctness of the interpretation and the historical facts; what I can say is Troyat writes brilliantly. All events and people in the book are so alive. A book which makes you remember everything you've read and want to read more on the subject. Read full review

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The Virgin Wife
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