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Çar II. Aleksandr ve Minik Prenses
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: Turkish. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Rus Çarı II. Aleksandr'ın resimli kısa hayat öyküsü
Simon Sebag Montefiore’s The Romanovs 1613 - 1918 | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world’s surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world’s greatest empire? And how did they lose it all?This 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.
Russian History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
The history of Russia is anticipated to be a commonly comprehensible and plainly structured outline of Russia’s history since 1283, after the rise of Moscow. Read this book to know more about Russian History.
Stolypin's Agrarian Reforms
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This particular short essay on P.A. Stolypin's Agrarian Reforms in Russia, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the improved condition of the peasantry that arose as a result of land reforms. While Stolypin's reforms freed the peasantry from the chains of virtual slavery, World War I cut short Russia's road to progress in this area.
Pavlov's House: A Russian Soldier's Tale of Love and War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Follow the lives of three Russian war heroes as Russia struggles to repel the Nazis. In the battle for Stalingrad, a common Russian soldier leads his platoon of men in the defense of an apartment building, withstanding daily attacks over the course of several weeks while a nurse on the battlefield repeatedly risks her own life as she strives to save scores of wounded soldiers.
Have Personality Disorder, Will Rule Russia: An Iconoclastic History by a Recovering Russophile
Price: Free! Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Fans of Jennifer Eremeeva’s full-length book, Lenin Lives Next Door are sure to enjoy this further exploration of Russia’s soft underbelly in its companion piece on Russian history. Eremeeva’s unique fusion of humor and history, and inimitable writing style brings the riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma that is Russia into hilarious focus in this compact and highly readable primer.
Red Corner, An Alternate History of Rus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Alternative history
Against the all-conquering Grand Duchy of Muscovy, can the city-state of Novgorod save itself from total annihilation and bring the land of the Rus towards the West?
Essence Of Political Ideologies And Their Role In The Historical Process. (Political History Of Russia.)
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A myth turned out to have truly amazing survivability. From the time of rejection of myth to modernity, mythical symbol served as inspiration to many writers, poets, musicians, and artists. Many would likely have acceded to the opinion of Richard Wagner, who said that through myth a nation becomes a creator of art, and that a myth is poetry of deep life views, which have a universal character.
Immortal Betrayal
Series: Chronicles of the Mages, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Only the good die young, except for Dano Varos. Part of a hidden branch of humanity fated with near immortality, he lives in the shadows. The thrilling first book of the Chronicles of the Mages series.
Russian at Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,450. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Born into the Crimean gentry, young Sonechka Balk is left orphaned and destitute by the Russian Revolution that destroys her idyllic life. In 1924, aged just 19, she flees to Shanghai, one of 30,000 White Russian diaspora seeking refuge from the Bolsheviks . Surviving some of the 20th century’s greatest upheavals, she finds love in war-torn Shanghai and eventually refuge for her family in America.