• Title: The Grand Duchesses: Daughters & Granddaughters of Russia's Tsars
  • Author: Arturo E. Beéche
  • ISBN: 9780977196111
  • Page: 245
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Grand Duchesses Daughters Granddaughters of Russia s Tsars This excellent volume includes biographies of than twenty women of the Russian Imperial Family from the daughters of Tsar Paul I to the present day claimant to the Russian imperial throne The Grand D
    This excellent volume includes biographies of than twenty women of the Russian Imperial Family, from the daughters of Tsar Paul I to the present day claimant to the Russian imperial throne.The Grand Duchesses is an unprecedented compilation of information regarding the Romanovs and Russia.

    One Reply to “The Grand Duchesses: Daughters & Granddaughters of Russia's Tsars”

    1. I remembered why I typically skip reading books by small or obscure presses. This book was poor in its quality and presentation. There were numerous editorial mistakes, ranging from commas instead of periods in places, to what seems to be an actual editorial comment left in. Page 21 reads, "Visits to Torquay continued over the years, but relief to her ailments was only temporary. The same happened (what? relief of her symptoms?) with her visits to Italy" I couldn't help but think it was like rea [...]

    2. Extremely well-written and researched, with a lot of information that's practically impossible to find anywhere else (especially in the case of the lesser-known Grand Duchesses such as the daughters of Paul I, Nicholas I and Michael Pavlovich). A must-read for all interested in the Romanovs.

    3. I believe this is the only source listing every known Russian grand duchess since Alexander I. A must have for Russophiles.

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