Author Topic: Red Fortress: History and Illusion in the Kremlin by Catherine Merridale  (Read 1630 times)

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Offline Suzanne

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Has anyone else read this book? I especially enjoyed the sections about the Muscovite rulers - lots of new details about their lives and interests. There's also an extended discussion of Nicholas II's coronation and nostalgia for old Muscovy

Here's my full review:

http://www.royalhistorian.com/red-fortress-history-and-illusion-in-the-kremlin-by-catherine-merridale-review/