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Catherine the Great and Potemkin : the imperial love affair

Author: Simon Sebag Montefiore
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Vintage books editionsView all editions and formats
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Drawing on the pair's intimate letters and on vast research, Simon Sebag Montefiore's widely acclaimed biography restores these imperial partners to their rightful place as titans of their age.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Grigoriĭ Aleksandrovich Potemkin, kni︠a︡zʹ; Grigoriĭ Aleksandrovich Potemkin, kni︠a︡zʹ
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Sebag Montefiore
ISBN: 9780525431961 0525431969
OCLC Number: 950519684
Notes: Previously published by Vintage Books in 2005; originally published in London by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in 2000 and in New York by Thomas Dunne Books in 2001.
Description: xx, 634 pages, 24 pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Prince of princes
Catherine the Great & Potemkin
Responsibility: Simon Sebag Montefiore.

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Drawing on the pair's intimate letters and on vast research, Simon Sebag Montefiore's widely acclaimed biography restores these imperial partners to their rightful place as titans of their age.

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