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Court of The Last Tsar: Pomp, Power and Pagentry In the Reign of Nicholas II
by Greg King


Published: 2006

Genre: Non-fiction

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Languages: English

ISBN Hardcover: 0471727636

ISBN Softcover: No softcover edition available

Print Status: in print

Court of The Last Tsar: Pomp, Power and Pagentry In the Reign of Nicholas II


Describes the ceremonies, residences, religion, fashion, possessions (jewelry, automobiles, etc.), balls, and hierarchy of the last Imperial court. Read an  excerpt of chapter one here:

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A wealth of minute detail concerning life at the imperial court.

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An engrossing popular read for those interested in detail.

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