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The diary of Olga Romanov : royal witness to the Russian Revolution : with excerpts from family letters and memoirs of the period

Author: Olʹga Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess daughter of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; Helen Azar
Publisher: Yardley, Pennsylvania : Westholme Publishing, LLC, [2013] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In August 1914, Russia entered World War I, and with it, the imperial family of Tsar Nicholas II was thrust into a conflict they would not survive. His eldest child, Olga Nikolaevna, great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria, had begun a diary in 1905 when she was ten years old and kept writing her thoughts and impressions of day-to-day life as a grand duchess until abruptly ending her entries when her father abdicated  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Collected Correspondence
Diaries
Tagebuch 1914-1918
History
Personal narratives
Sources
Named Person: Olʹga Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess daughter of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; Nicholas, Emperor of Russia; House of Romanov; Olʹga Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess daughter of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; Nicholas, Emperor of Russia; Olʹga Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess daughter of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; House of Romanov; Olga, Russland Großfürstin
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Olʹga Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess daughter of Nicholas II Emperor of Russia; Helen Azar
ISBN: 9781594161773 1594161771 9781594162299 1594162298
OCLC Number: 839316641
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Description: xxxii, 180 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1914 --
1915 --
1916 --
1917 --
1918.
Responsibility: Helen Azar.

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The First English Translation of the Wartime Diaries of the Eldest Daughter of Nicholas II, the Last Czar of Russia, with Additional Documents of the Period. Provides insight into the Russian Royal  Read more...

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