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The family Romanov : murder, rebellion, & the fall of imperial Russia  Cover Image Book Book

The family Romanov : murder, rebellion, & the fall of imperial Russia / Candace Fleming.

Fleming, Candace, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9780375967825
  • ISBN: 0375967826
  • ISBN: 9780375867828
  • ISBN: 0375867821
  • ISBN: 9781489862334
  • ISBN: 1489862331
  • Physical Description: 292 pages : illustrations, genealogical table, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-287) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Before you begin -- Russia 1903 -- Beyond the palace gates: peasant turned worker -- Before the storm -- "I dreamed that I was loved" -- Beyond the palace gates: a peasant boyhood -- "What a disappointment!" -- Beyond the palace gates: lullabies for peasant babies -- "A small family circle" -- Beyond the palace gates: another family circle -- Dark clouds gathering -- The year of nightmares -- Lenin, the duma, and a mystic named Rasputin -- Beyond the palace gates: house no. 13 -- "Pig and filth" and family fun -- Beyond the palace gates: an occupation for workers' daughters -- Gathering clouds -- Three centuries of Romanovs -- Beyond the palace gates: a different kind of education for a different kind of boy -- The storm breaks -- "My God! My God! What madness!" -- In defense of mother Russia -- Beyond the palace gates: Vasily's diary -- The reign of Rasputin -- It all comes tumbling down -- Beyond the palace gates: molecule in a storm -- "Ye tyrants quake, your day is over" -- Beyond the palace gates: ye tyrants quake, your day is over -- Final days -- "Survivors of a shipwreck" -- Beyond the palace gates: the tsar's surprise party -- Into Siberia -- Beyond the palace gates: swarming the palace -- The house of special purpose -- Deadly intent -- "The world will never know what has become of them" -- Beyond the palace gates: living in communist Russia.
Citation/References Note:
School Library Journal starred, June 2014
Booklist starred, June 2014
Horn Book Starred, July 2014
Pub Weekly, April 2014
Kirkus Starred, June 2014
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), August 2014
Library Media Connection, January 2015
School Library Journal starred
Booklist starred
Horn Book Starred
Summary, etc.:
Details the history of Russia's last royal family, the Romanovs.
Target Audience Note:
Young Adult Follett Library Resources
950L Lexile
Young Adult
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 7.2 12 167384.
Awards Note:
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award/Honors, 2015
Subject: Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918 > Family.
Romanov, House of.
Russia > History > Nicholas II, 1894-1917.
Soviet Union > History > Revolution, 1917-1921.
Russia > History > 1900-1917.
Russia > History > 1917-1921, Revolution.
Russia > History > 1917-1991, Soviet Union.

Available copies

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Cass County.


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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Archie YA 947.083 FLE 2014 (Text) 0002205093731 Young Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 07/15/2022

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