Star Wars Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN!

Weekly drawing for $100 credit. Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

More at Powell's


Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »
  1. $18.90 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Quick

    Lauren Owen 9780812993271

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$3.95
Used Mass Market
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton World History- Russia
1 Burnside Russia- Romanovs

More copies of this ISBN

Peter the Great

by

Peter the Great Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

"Enthralling...As fascinating as any novel and more so than most!"

THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

Against the monumental canvas of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe and Russia, unfolds the magnificent story of Peter the Great. He brought Russia from the darkness of its own Middle Ages into the Enlightenment and transformed it into the power that has its legacy in the Russia of our own century.

Description:

Bibliography: p. 887-890.

About the Author

Robert K. Massie was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and studied American history at Yale and European history at Oxford, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar. He was president of the Authors Guild from 1987 to 1991. His books include Nicholas and Alexandra, Peter the Great: His Life and World (for which he won a Pulitzer Prize for biography), The Romanovs: The Final Chapter, Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War, Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany, and the Winning of the Great War at Sea, and Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780345336194
Author:
Massie, Robert K.
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Author:
Massie, Robert K.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Royalty
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Russia (pre & post Soviet Union)
Subject:
Russia
Subject:
Peter 1st, the great, emperor of russia, 1672
Subject:
Russia Kings and rulers Biography.
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Russia-General Russian History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series Volume:
pt. 2
Publication Date:
19860112
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
960
Dimensions:
6.92x4.60x1.43 in. .92 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Pushkin: A Biography Used Trade Paper $9.95
  2. Untimely Thoughts : Essays on... Used Trade Paper $18.00
  3. History of Russia (61 Edition) Used Trade Paper $26.00
  4. Fearful majesty :the life and reign... Used Hardcover $8.95
  5. Loving Frank
    Used Trade Paper $1.95
  6. John Wesley Hardin New Trade Paper $24.95

Related Subjects


Biography » Historical
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Russia » Romanovs
History and Social Science » World History » Russia

Peter the Great Used Mass Market
0 stars - 0 reviews
$3.95 In Stock
Product details 960 pages Ballantine Books - English 9780345336194 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.