Peter the Great

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Echo Library, Nov 1, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 144 pages
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A comprehensive account of the life of 'the founder of Russian civilization'.

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I read this bio of Peter the Great as I'm interested in history yet know - or knew - hardly anything about this famous Russian Czar. I found the rivalry Peter had with half-sister Sophia at the early ... Read full review

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Jacob Abbott (1803 1879) was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, popular science, brief histories, biographies, and religious books for the general reader. After graduating from Bowdoin College in 1820 and becoming ordained in 1826, he founded a high school for girls in Boston and another in New York.

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