St Petersburg and the Russian court, 1703-1761 /
"As capital of the Russian empire from the early eighteenth century until the fall of the Romanov dynasty in 1917, St Petersburg has often been seen as Russia's 'window onto Europe'. From its origins as an isolated military settlement at its foundation, St Petersburg grew rapidly to become a major E...
|Main Author:||Keenan, Paul, 1976-|
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