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Catherine the Great

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Catherine the Great by Henri Troyat
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Apr 01, 1994 | 400 Pages
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    Apr 01, 1994 | 400 Pages

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Praise

“A remarkable woman . . . A riveting book.”—Mary Renault
 
“Brilliantly captures one of the most colorful figures of all time.”—Doubleday Book Club News

Table Of Contents

Translator’s Note
I. Figchen
II. En Route
III. The Steps of the Throne
IV. Betrothal
V. Marriage
VI. The Virgin Wife
VII. Love and Motherhood
VIII. First Political Skirmishes
IX. The Big Scene
X. Love, Gathering Darkness, Perfidy
XI. The Reign of Peter III
XII. The Coup d’Etat
XIII. The Apprenticeship of Power
XIV. Incense and Blood
XV. “Legislomania”
XVI. The French and the Turks
XVII. The Marriage of the Grand Duke
XVIII. Diderot and Pugachev
XIX. Potemkin
XX. Catherine the Great
XXI. Lanskoy
XXII. The Journey to the Crimea
XXIII. Wars
XXIV. Zubov Against Potemkin
XXV. Poland and France
XXVI. The End

Notes
Bibliography
Chronology
Index

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