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  - lanewillson - LibraryThing

I have no idea why I decided to read Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert Massie. There is something about Russian names that my dyslexia can’t cope with, and with the exception of a ... Read full review

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Great book of a women who knew what she wanted: The daughter of a minor German prince, it almost easy to imagine Catherine the Great came to the throne by accident. But Catherine had a mission. Almost ... Read full review

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The Virgin Wife
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VII
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VIII
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