Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 April 2011

288 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199543564

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Tales of Imperial Russia

The Life and Times of Sergei Witte, 1849-1915

Francis W. Wcislo

  • The life story of Sergei Witte, one of the key statesmen of late Tsarist Russia
  • Based on Witte's memoirs written towards the end of his life, including his accounts of Nicholas II, the Empress Alexandra, and the machinations of the imperial court
  • Combines both the biography of Witte and the wider story of Russia in the last decades of Tsarism

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