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The Flight of the Romanovs: A Family Saga

By: Perry, John Curtis; Pleshakov, Constantine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books:

Our Product Number: 606707


Genealogical table . 427 pages. A saga of love and lust, personal tensions and rivalries, antagonisms and hatreds, The Flight of the Romanovs describes the last century of the Russian imperial dynasty-a century that saw the greatest social and political upheavals in all of recorded history. Drawing upon a wealth of untapped resources from Russian, British, and American archives, including unpublished diaries of many of the principal characters and never-before-published... View more info

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Borderland: A Journey Through the History of Ukraine

By: Reid, Anna

Price: $6.83

Publisher: Boulder, Westview Press:

Our Product Number: 607987


No spine crease. Ukraine map. Bibliography, index. . 258 pages. Borderland tells the story of Ukraine. A thousand years ago it was the center of the first great Slav civilization, Kievan Rus. In 1240, the Mongols invaded from the east, and for the next seven centureies, Ukraine was split between warring neighbors: Lithuanians, Poles, Russians, Austrians, and Tatars. Again and again, borderland turned into battlefield: during the Cossack risings of the seventeenth century... View more info