Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman

Robert K. Massie (Author)
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Description

The fascinating true story behind HBO's Catherine the Great starring Dame Helen Mirren as Catherine the Great.

Born into a minor noble family, Catherine transformed herself into empress of Russia by sheer determination. For thirty-four years, the government, foreign policy, cultural development and welfare of the Russian people were in her hands. She dealt with domestic rebellion, foreign wars and the tidal wave of political change and violence churned up by the French Revolution.

Robert K. Massie brings an eternally fascinating woman together with her family, friends, ministers, generals, lovers and enemies - vividly and triumphantly to life.

History offers few stories richer than that of Catherine the Great.

Product Details

Price
£12.00  £11.16
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Publish Date
8 August 2019
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781789544534

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