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The Romanovs 1818-1959

Author: John Van der Kiste
Publisher: Gloucestershire [England] : The History Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work examines Alexander iI's life and reign, and the lives of his children, including his successor Tsar Alexander III, whose determination to purge the empire of all terrorism and protect the autocracy brought more violince in his wake. It also recounts the lives of the Tsar's children.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Van der Kiste, John.
Romanovs 1818-1959.
New York : The History Press, ©2013
Named Person: House of Romanov; House of Romanov
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Van der Kiste
ISBN: 9780752499307 0752499300
OCLC Number: 856868824
Description: 1 online resource (396 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Dedication; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Part I: Tsar Alexander II, 1818-81; 1 'A naturalness which charms'; 2 'Well disposed to and desirous of reform'; 3 'Majestic yet gentle authority'; 4 'Deep in his soul he is a despot'; 5 'You cannot but love him as a man'; 6 'A liberator's is a dangerous job'; Part II: Tsar Alexander III, 1881-94; 7 'A thorough disciplinarian'; 8 'The very bad state of Society'; 9 'Morally high and sensible'; 10 'The preservation of an unbroken peace'; Part III: Tsar Nicholas 11 and after, 1849-1959; 11 'There was sure to be trouble' 12 'A terrible war of hatred'13 'Into the abyss'; 14 'God forgive them'; Postscript; Tsar Alexander II's Children and Grandchildren; Reference Notes; Bibliography.
Responsibility: John van der Kiste.

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This work examines Alexander iI's life and reign, and the lives of his children, including his successor Tsar Alexander III, whose determination to purge the empire of all terrorism and protect the autocracy brought more violince in his wake. It also recounts the lives of the Tsar's children.

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