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The court of the last tsar

Greg King

The court of the last tsar

pomp, power, and pageantry in the reign of Nicholas II

by Greg King

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Published by Wiley in Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGreg King.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 559 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages559
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22725711M
ISBN 100471727636

At the court of the last tsar. London, Methuen [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Nicholas, Emperor of Russia; House of Romanov; House of Romanov; Nicholas, Emperor of Russia; House of Romanov: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: A Mosolov; Al Pilenko; E W Dickes. The Tsar was his Country's guardian and a symbol of the national unity: he must stand forth as the last rampart of paternal benevolence and chivalrous justice. Alexander's mother had taught him to hold in high honour the ideas of marriage and the family.

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He has shown us how the whole enterprise worked, from Tsar Nicholas to his lowest cook and Pages:   This book describes it all – the palaces, the jewelry, the court functions and how a typical day in the Winter Palace progressed from both the Tsar’s and the palace servants’ point of view.

King describes a summer vacation on the imperial yacht Standart, which was luxurious, albeit rat-infested. He describes the pomp and circumstance. At the court of the last tsar;: Being the memoirs of A.A. Mossolov, head of the court chancellery, [Mosolov, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Mossolov. Nicholas II or Nikolai II Alexandrovich Romanov (18 May [O.S. 6 May] – 17 July ), known in the Russian Orthodox Church as Saint Nicholas the Passion-Bearer, was the last Emperor of All Russia, ruling from 1 November until his forced abdication on 15 March During his reign, the Russian Empire implemented reforms such as the first civil liberties in Russian history, literacy.

SIMON SEBAG MONTEFIORE is a historian of Russia and the Middle East. Catherine the Great and Potemkin was short-listed for the Samuel Johnson Prize. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar won the History Book of the Year Prize at the British Book Awards. Young Stalin won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, the Costa Biography Award, and le Grande Prix de la /5(22).

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It is worth the rubles required to acquire it for your home library. Historian Greg King wrote a similar book on life at Queen Victoria's court called "Twilight of Splendor. The Court of the Last Tsar Pomp, Power, and Pageantry in the Reign of Nicholas II (Book): King, Greg: Praise for The Court of the Last Tsar Any book by Greg King is a book to be kept and savored.

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Montefiore talked about his book, [Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar], published by Knopf. In the book, the author examines the life and dictatorship of Joseph Stalin, from. King, Greg. The Court of the Last Tsar: Pomp, Power, and Pageantry in the Reign of Nicholas n, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, ISBN After having read a few anecdotes here and in other places online, I wanted to learn more about the wealth and opulence of the Russian court, and so I did a little research and found this book.

It seemed like it would answer my. Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB (CA) Bookseller Inventory # Title At the Court of the Last Tsar; Being the Memoirs of A.A.

Mossolov, Head of the Court Chancellery, Author Mossolov, A.A. (Edited by A.A. Pilenco.) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher Pavlovsk Press Keywords.

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Inthe tsar and his family were executed/5(37).