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The Romanovs

For over 300 years, the Romanov family ruled over Russia.

Its glittering Tsars and Tsarinas were autocratic despots, who between them embraced all the vices (and too few of the virtues) of absolute rulers.

Their name has become a byword for excess, avarice and cruelty, they have aroused intrigue and horror in equal measure.

Virginia Cowles offers a portrait gallery of the outstanding members of this incredible family — from Alexis (a Tartar in his wrath) and Peter the Great (a terrifying…

In The Land Of The Romanovs

ISBN 10 : 9781783740574
ISBN 13 : 1783740574

Over the course of more than three centuries of Romanov rule in Russia, foreign visitors and residents produced a vast corpus of literature conveying their experiences and impressi..

The Romanovs

ISBN 10 : 9781474600279
ISBN 13 : 1474600271

The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world's greatest em..

The Secret Daughter Of The Tsar

ISBN 10 : 9781250028693
ISBN 13 : 1250028698

A compelling alternate history of the Romanov family in which a secret fifth daughter—smuggled out of Russia before the revolution—continues the royal lineage to dramatic conse..

The Romanovs

ISBN 10 : 9781683783534
ISBN 13 : 1683783530

The Romanovs by Simon Sebag Montefiore | Summary & Analysis Preview: Simon Sebag Montefiore’s The Romanovs: 1613-1918 is a chronicle of the Romanov dynasty over its 300-year reig..

The Emperors And Empresses Of Russia

ISBN 10 : 9781317457190
ISBN 13 : 1317457196

Since glasnost began, Russia's most eminent historians have taken advantage of new archival access and the end of censorship and conformity to reassess and reinterpret their histor..

The Romanovs

ISBN 10 : 9781612309545
ISBN 13 : 1612309542

The Romanov dynasty has dazzled, intrigued, and confused the world for more than three centuries. These extraordinary monarchs wielded absolute power over the vast, violent lands o..

The Fate Of The Romanovs

ISBN 10 : 9781312333819
ISBN 13 : 1312333812

Abundant, newly discovered sources shatter long-held beliefs The collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 revealed, among many other things, a hidden wealth of archival documents relat..

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