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3 edition of A Memoir of the Life of Peter the Great found in the catalog.

A Memoir of the Life of Peter the Great

by Sir John Barrow

  • 13 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Memoir,life,Peter the Great,Russia,John Barrow,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Royalty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9619109M
    ISBN 101421269619
    ISBN 109781421269610

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Through knot and purge Peter the Great () transformed a medieval, backward Russia into a semi-Westernized world power. Accordingly, he has been eulogized or vilified by poets, philosophers, historians, biographers.

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Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States inby Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., to present the Great Books in a volume set. The original editors had three criteria for including a book in the series: the book must be relevant to contemporary matters, and not only important in its historical context; it must be rewarding to re-read.

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