A biography of catherine the great
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Much has been made of catherine's morality a short biography of the ambitious better known as catherine the great and one of the more effective of the. Catherine the great biography catherine the great (1729 – 1796) was the longest serving russian monarch, reigning from 1762 to her death in 1796. 09112011 irvington, ny — robert k massie’s new book, a biography of catherine the great, is out this week, and although mr massie is 82, he is already. 21042017 the russian empress catherine ii, known as catherine the great, reigned from 1762 to 1796 she expanded the russian empire. 03072012 catherine the great by robert k massie: review catherine the great the first part of massie’s hugely entertaining biography details catherine.
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