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The Romanovs - Box Set: Peter the Great, Catherine the Great, Nicholas and Alexandra: The story of the Romanovs [Kindle Edition]

Robert K. Massie
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Book Description

Against a monumental backdrop of fabulous splendour, intrigue and barbaric cruelty, unfolds a powerful drama of passion and history. This is the story of the Romanovs, from the Tsar who brought Russia from darkness into light, to one of the greatest female rulers in history, and ultimately to the death-marked royals who watched their empire crumble.

PETER THE GREAT: Crowned at the age of 10, Peter embodied the greatest strengths and weaknesses of Russia while being at the very forefront of her development.

CATHERINE THE GREAT: In 1762, Catherine rode out of St Petersburg at the head of an army to arrest her husband. Three months later, at the age of just 33, she became sole empress of the largest empire on earth.

NICHOLAS AND ALEXANDRA: The story of Nicholas's political naivete, Alexandra's obsession with the corrupt mystic Rasputin, and little Alexis's brave struggle with haemophilia.


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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 7262 KB
  • Publisher: Head of Zeus (3 April 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00BOE1DKM
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #78,327 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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By Eliakim
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I have thoroughly enjoyed this set as an introduction to Russian history. It is detailed but rarely gets bogged down in it, and the asides on concurrent events such as the French Revolution are really helpful in themselves.
It is amazing to think Massie has some of the characters own memoirs to draw on - I can't think of an English/British monarch who helped their biographers so much.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Just great 6 Mar. 2014
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I have read most of Mr Massie's books and I find him enthralling. He writes history like a thriller, un-puttable down-able reads.

The boxed set is an unbelievable bargain Warning: The Romanovs were as mad as hats!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 8 Jun. 2015
By deg
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Excellent. Can not put these books down. Written like a story even though it is historical.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars 4 May 2015
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Interesting read
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5.0 out of 5 stars Superb 22 Feb. 2014
By Kindle Customer - Published on Amazon.com
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Superb in all ways! Research, insight, compassion mixed with self interest and delusion. I sincerely recommend this splendid series to all - lest history repeat itself.
5.0 out of 5 stars The historian as a writer or the writer as a historianMassie is both. 5 Aug. 2013
By Pat - Published on Amazon.com
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Very well written. History told almost as a novel. I highly recommend this set to anyone interested in the history of Russia as it developed from the 16th to the 20th century.
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