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The Resource The last of the tsars : Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution, Robert Service

The last of the tsars : Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution, Robert Service

Label
The last of the tsars : Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution
Title
The last of the tsars
Title remainder
Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Robert Service
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed account of Tsar Nicholas II's last eighteen months draws on the Tsar's diaries, recorded conversations, and official inquiry testimonies to create a portrait of a man entirely out of his depth
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CGL
Dewey number
  • 947.08/3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DK258
LC item number
.S47 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The last of the tsars : Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution, Robert Service
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-362) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tsar of all Russia -- At GHQ -- The February revolution -- Abdication -- Tsarskoe Selo -- Family life -- The provisional government -- The British offer -- Rules and routines -- On the lives of rulers -- Kerensky's dilemma -- Distant transfer -- Destination Tobolsk -- Plenipotentiary Pankratov -- The October revolution -- The Romanov dispersal -- Freedom House -- Learning from others -- Time on their hands -- "October" in January -- The Moscow discussions -- Rescue plans -- The Russian future -- Comrades on the march -- Tobolsk and Moscow -- Commissar Yaklovlev -- The order to move -- South to Tyumen -- Destination to be confirmed -- To the Ipatev house -- The Urals and its Bolsheviks -- Meanwhile, in Tobolsk -- Enduring Ekaterinburg -- A sense of the world -- Civil War -- German manoeuvres -- Last days in the house -- The Ekaterinburg trap -- The Moscow fulcrum -- The man who would not be tsar -- Narrowed options -- Death in the cellar -- Red evacuation -- Murders, cover-ups, pretenders -- The Czechoslovak occupation -- Romanov survivors -- The anti-Bolshevik inquiry -- Dispute without bones -- Afterword
Control code
on1001317911
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Extent
xviii, 382 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681775012
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
Label
The last of the tsars : Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution, Robert Service
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-362) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tsar of all Russia -- At GHQ -- The February revolution -- Abdication -- Tsarskoe Selo -- Family life -- The provisional government -- The British offer -- Rules and routines -- On the lives of rulers -- Kerensky's dilemma -- Distant transfer -- Destination Tobolsk -- Plenipotentiary Pankratov -- The October revolution -- The Romanov dispersal -- Freedom House -- Learning from others -- Time on their hands -- "October" in January -- The Moscow discussions -- Rescue plans -- The Russian future -- Comrades on the march -- Tobolsk and Moscow -- Commissar Yaklovlev -- The order to move -- South to Tyumen -- Destination to be confirmed -- To the Ipatev house -- The Urals and its Bolsheviks -- Meanwhile, in Tobolsk -- Enduring Ekaterinburg -- A sense of the world -- Civil War -- German manoeuvres -- Last days in the house -- The Ekaterinburg trap -- The Moscow fulcrum -- The man who would not be tsar -- Narrowed options -- Death in the cellar -- Red evacuation -- Murders, cover-ups, pretenders -- The Czechoslovak occupation -- Romanov survivors -- The anti-Bolshevik inquiry -- Dispute without bones -- Afterword
Control code
on1001317911
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Extent
xviii, 382 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681775012
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps

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