Empire of the Czar: A Journey Through Eternal Russia

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Anchor Books, 1990 - History - 631 pages
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More than 150 years after its publication, the Marquis de Custine's colorful account of his journey through Russia is more relevant today than ever before. "Throughout the years, Custine's Empire has remained one of the most famous Western accounts of czarist days".--San Francisco Chronicle. 16 pages of black-and-white photographs.

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I was looking forward to reading this book about an early travelers impressions of Russia. However the author of the letters was a Frenchman who had a very superior attitude toward Russia and had ... Read full review

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i love me some russia. this un's 'sposed to be funny too. in that 19th century way. Read full review

Contents

Authors Preface
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Continuation of the Life of Madame de Custine V Her Arrest
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