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Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K. Massie
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman

Kelly Joyce, January 1, 2013

Robert K. Massie has once again written a brilliant and very "readable" biography of a member of Russia's former royalty. As with NICHOLAS AND ALEXANDRA and PETER THE GREAT he shows Catherine as a human, not just a historical figure. I found this book to be more enjoyable than a novel and gained a great deal of insight into one of History's most amazing women.
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