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Great Catherine - The Life of Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia

Carolly Erickson

Prize-winning historian and biographer, Carolly Erickson has created an eminently readable biography that recognizes the humanity of Great Catherine—Empress of Russia—with her majesty and immense capability. Dispelling some of the myths surrounding her voracious sexual appetite, the biographer portrays Catherine as a lonely woman far ahead of her time—achieving greatness in an era when women were executed on a husband’s whim.

Prize-winning historian and biographer, Carolly Erickson has created an eminently readable biography that recognizes the humanity of Great Catherine—Empress of Russia—with her majesty and immense capability. Dispelling some of the myths surrounding her voracious sexual appetite, the biographer portrays Catherine as a lonely woman far ahead of her time—achieving greatness in an era when women were executed on a husband’s whim.
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Genres:

History

Description:

Prize-winning historian and biographer, Carolly Erickson has created an eminently readable biography that recognizes the humanity of Great Catherine—Empress of Russia—with her majesty and immense capability. Dispelling some of the myths surrounding her voracious sexual appetite, the biographer portrays Catherine as a lonely woman far ahead of her time—achieving greatness in an era when women were executed on a husband’s whim.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Davina Porter

Length:

15h 2m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

26:38


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

26:48


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

29:36


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:53


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

11:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

19:29


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:07


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

29:22


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

24:16


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:46


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

30:20


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

17:43


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

14:08


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

25:18


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

26:25


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

31:00


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

27:41


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

26:48


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

09:11


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

07:40


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

24:50


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

19:29


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

18:16


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:55


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

29:19


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

29:22


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

16:31


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

15:19


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

21:59


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

14:43


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

27:28


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

20:17


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

13:06


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

19:51


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

11:25


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

22:34


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

19:43


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

13:11


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

26:31


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

12:12


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

19:14


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

12:06


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

21:25


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

08:05


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

28:10


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

01:05