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An incisive account of the last of the Romanov dynasty details the love affair of Tsar Nicholas II and his wife, Alexandra, their family, their involvement with Rasputin, and the revolution that transformed imperial Russia. Reprint.

Table of Contents

1894: Imperial Russia — Tsarevich Nicholas — Princess Alix — Marriage — Coronation — New Tsar — Two revolutionaries — Kaiser's advice — 1905 — Tsar's village — "OTMA" and Alexis — Mother's agony — Royal progress — "Little one will not die" — Rasputin — Holy devil — "We want a great Russia" — Romanov dynasty — Long summer of 1914 — For the defense of Holy Russia — Stavka — "Poor fellows, they are ready to give their lives for a smile" — Fateful deception — Government disintegrates — Prince and the peasant — Last winter at Tsarskoe selo — Revolution: March 1917 — Abdication — Empress alone — Citizen Romanov — "His Majesty's government does not insist" — Siberia — Good Russian men — Ekaterinburg — Epilogue — Genealogy of Nicholas and Alexandra — Acknowledgments.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307788474
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Subject:
History
Author:
Massie, Robert K.
Subject:
Nicholas ii, emperor of russia, 1868-1918
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Royalty
Subject:
Russia
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Adult
Subject:
Emperors
Subject:
Russia History Nicholas II, 1894-1917.
Subject:
Nicholas
Subject:
Biography-Royalty
Subject:
Russia-Romanovs
Subject:
Russia-Tsarist Russia
Subject:
World History-Russia
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20000201
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
613

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History and Social Science » Russia » General Russian History
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