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The romance of an empress

Catherine II of Russia
  • 458 Pages
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D. Appleton , New York
Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796., Russia -- History -- Catherine II, 1762-
Statementtranslated from the French of K. Waliszewski.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 458 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14039939M

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The Phoenix Empress is essentially two stories at once. It is the story of Shefali and Shizuka, rediscovering each other after eight years apart, facing the deep problems of their potential.

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