Catherine the Great
Portrait of A WomanBook - 2011
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twinston781 Dec 04, 2014
Massie writes about Catherine as if she were a Kardashian. Though her life is well-known to history, Massie invites the reader into a world filled with lust, power, and intrigue that will have you flipping pages faster than a James Patterson novel. If all history were this accessible, I would rea... Read More »
This biography of one of Russia's most notorious rulers reads like a modern-day gossip rag. You'll fly through the pages to find out what happens next, even though her story is well-known to history, and be surprised when you reach the end so quickly.