Catherine the Great
Portrait of a Woman
ISBN10: 0345408772 ISBN13: 9780345408778 Publisher: Random House (P) Published: Sep 18 2012 Pages: 639 Weight: 1.35lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer of Peter the Great presents a reconstruction of the 18th-century empress's life that includes coverage of such topics as her efforts to engage Russia in the cultural life of Europe, her creation of the Hermitage and her numerous scandal-free romantic affairs.