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The last Tsar the life and death of Nicholas II by Edvard Radzinsky

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Published by Anchor Books, Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Russia

Subjects:

  • Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918,
  • Emperors -- Russia -- Biography,
  • Russia -- History -- Nicholas II, 1894-1917

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEdvard Radzinsky ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK258 .R2813 1993b
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 475 p. :
Number of Pages475
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1408221M
ISBN 100385469624
LC Control Number93016757

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An excellent as well as an interesting book on the life and the final moments of the reign and the life of Tsar Nicholas II, the last tsar who abdicated his throne and the dynasty that ruled an empire for three hundred years was overthrown from power by a revolution caused by the Bolsheviks/5. The last Tsar by Edvard Radzinsky. Publication date Digitizing sponsor China-America Digital Academic Library (CADAL) Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. The real last Tsar of Russia, as this book will demonstrate beyond doubt, was his younger brother Michael. But correcting an historical fact is not the primary purpose here. Although the Soviet Union airbrushed him from history, Michael remains an important Reviews:   • The Last of the Tsars is published by Macmillan. To order a copy for £ (RRP £25) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only.

  Back in , The Last Tsar by Larissa Yermilova was published, a joint effort by Planeta (Russia) and the Parkstone (UK) publishers. The book was one of numerous pictorials published in the s, after historians were permitted access to the Romanov archives, which housed thousands of never before seen photographs from the private albums on Russia’s last emperor and his family. The book has only strengthened the feelings of sympathy and sorrow I feel for the last Russian Tsar. The reviews I have red above are obviously written by Western readers, who have studied the Russian history but don't possess the Russian mentality, so doesn't see the role of personalities in Russian politics, the place of religion the same way 5/5(5). The Kitchen Boy: A Novel of the Last Tsar by Robert Alexander About the Book The time: July The place: The town of Yekaterinburg, just on the Siberian side of the Ural Mountains. In the Ipatiev House, the former Tsar of Russia and his family live imprisoned by Bolshevik soldiers. As a loyalist army. On J , Nicholas II—the last tsar in the year- old Romanov dynasty—and his wife, five children, family doctor, and three servants were executed in the storage room of a squalid house in a small Siberian city, their bodies burned, then buried in a mine shaft. From previously hidden royal diaries and letters, the testimony of the executioners, and the reminiscences of friends.

The Last Tsar Edvard Radzinsky, Author Doubleday $25 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book. Discover what to read next TIP SHEET. MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. I've read about the last Russian tsar, Nicholas II, and his family for years, but I never felt like I really understood their lives and their lifestyle until I bought and read this book. The text is an interesting historical summation, but it doesn't reveal anything your average student of 5/5(6). On J , Nicholas II—the last tsar in the year- old Romanov dynasty—and his wife, five children, family doctor, and three servants were executed in the storage room of a squalid house in a small Siberian city, their bodies burned, then buried in a mine shaft.   • The Last of the Tsars by Robert Service is published by Macmillan (£25). To order a copy for £ go to or call .