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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs Join or create book clubs ¹ 3 free read summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ¹ Join or create book clubs Fascinating story The geneology gets a bit complex at times, but it certainly helps explain the Russian mindset that led them back to what is es

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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ¹ Join or create book clubs Human history is full of violence and ineptitude Nothing makes that clear than Mr Montefiore's examination of the Romanov dynasty This is a well researched, well documented, and well written volume that is essential to anyone interested in reading European history You will be amazed, astounded and disgusted (sor

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    free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ¹ Join or create book clubs For those who like their history both interesting and readable, this is your book This author writes in a very journalistic, or even novel like, style, and it's easy to forget as you're reading that this is than a story The book moves along very quickly, and you'll find it is very much of the don't want to put it down variety I w

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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs This book is a must if you are into Russian history it tells the story of the Romanovs, since the first one to the fall of the dinasty It is definitely some heavy reading in some parts you have to think that you cannot understand Russia without, at the same time, knowing something of what was happening in Europe and the Middle East But in general, the prose if fluid, full of details yet not overwhelmingly technical or for the sc

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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs I found Romanovs to be a very intriguing and enlightening read As my heritage (on my paternal grandfather's side) is Russian, I found the book

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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs The author does the best job he can to uncomplicate this incredibly complicated story In Russian history it seems as though there must have been only a handful of names to choose from, so in this story there are multiple Alexanders, Peters, Nicholas's, Maries and Alexandras etc Makes it difficult to wrap your brain around, but fasc

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    free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ¹ Join or create book clubs This is a sensational and dramatic account of the family that ruled Russia for 300 years, characterised by Simon Sebag Montefiore's lurid prose and blunt (and often humorous) commentary about a dysfunctional family successfully presiding over the expansion of an empire despite (and possibly because of) their eccentric use

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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 This is, appropriately for the subject matter, a dense and heavy book how else could it be, given the complexity of the Romanov dynasty?Having said that, truth proves stranger even than fiction, and it's a compelling real life soap opera from start to finish Think Dynasty crossed with Eastenders, but with blood spilt, p

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    The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs I think most people only know the 20th century part of Russia The end of a so called tyrannical Tsar and the brutal October revolutionaries who took over to the current Kremlin incumbent The Romanovs were a major force of War and Politics for over 300 years and some of their descendants are scattered throughout

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    free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 Join or create book clubs ¹ 3 free read The Romanovs: 1613-1918 ( ebook PDF ) ☆ Join or create book clubs Very broad in scope From an author who knows Russian history having written two books on Stalin He doesn’t dwell on each tsar or tsarina individually but provides enough background to each and most importantly each relevant family tree Some of them stood out as leaders like Catherine the Great and Peter the Great despite his barbaric approach to ruling He made Russia what is today Before him Russia had no na

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    summary ë eBook or Kindle ePUB ¹ Join or create book clubs Join or create book clubs ¹ 3 free read free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 The best history book I have ever read, goes into extraordinary depth whilst the clarity and novelistic style of Montefiore's writing immerses the reader so completely as to foster emotional involvement with its royal subject I was moved almost to tears by the end! A must read for anyone interested in Russia.

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free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 review The Romanovs: 1613-1918 Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB Epic history on the grandest scale Game of Thronesseems like the proverbial vicar's tea party in comparisonFinancial TimesThe Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times ruling a sixth of the worlds surface for three centuries How did one family turn a war ruined principality into the world. For those who like their history both interesting and readable this is your book This author writes in a very journalistic or even novel like style and it s easy to forget as you re reading that this is than a story The book moves along very uickly and you ll find it is very much of the don t want to put it down variety I was pleased that it was available in e bookKindle format as one can read along and uickly look up unfamiliar historical references or just investigate parts of the story that are interesting As for the subject matter the book truly is a riveting story of the various luminary members of the dynasty and their greater place within the times they lived and ruled The author helpfully provides a family tree and brief single line identifier of the major characters during various periods so that readers can keep track of the many players some of whom were around for a very long time If you re a Game of Thrones fan the story line will seem uite familiar in some places with the difference being of course these events really happened

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free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 review The Romanovs: 1613-1918 Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB E building overshadowed by palace conspiracy family rivalries sexual decadence and wild extravaganceDrawing on new archival research Montefiore delivers an enthralling epic of triumph and tragedy love and murder that is both a universal study of power and a portrait of empire that helps define Russia tod. I think most people only know the 20th century part of Russia The end of a so called tyrannical Tsar and the brutal October revolutionaries who took over to the current Kremlin incumbent The Romanovs were a major force of War and Politics for over 300 years and some of their descendants are scattered throughout the world The deaths of Tsar Nicholas II and his family is still gut wrenchingly sad to read Totally unnecessary Simon has written with well researched detail the extraordinary life of not just the family but all the characters who play their part with them on the World Stage I cannot recommend this book enough

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free download The Romanovs: 1613-1918 review The Romanovs: 1613-1918 Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB S greatest empire And how did they lose it allThis is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas some touched by genius some by madness but all inspired by holy autocracy and imperial ambition Simon Sebag Montefiores gripping chronicle reveals their secret world of unlimited power and ruthless empir. I found Romanovs to be a very intriguing and enlightening read As my heritage on my paternal grandfather s side is Russian I found the book extremely interesting and I learned a history of this dynasty that I know I never would have learned otherwise Knowing how atheistically communistic the USSR and Russia have always been portrayed I found it unusually interesting that the Romanov families appeared to be uite religious even to the point of being Christian That is a part of their history of which I was never aware I feel the author did an excellent job of explaining in great detail all the events happening in this entire family right up to the deaths of the final family members in 1918 The asterisked footnotes were extremely helpful in filling in a lot of the gaps regarding various events and characters who played major roles in the Romanov family history It was very obvious that the author did a great deal of historical research in putting this book together For anyone who is interested in this kind of history I would highly recommend this book for I don t feel anyone could go wrong in adding this historical account to his or her library

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  • 784pages
  • The Romanovs: 1613-1918
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  • English
  • 02 July 2019
  • 0307280519