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Author Fleming, Candace, author.

Title The family Romanov : murder, rebellion & the fall of Imperial Russia / Candace Fleming.

Publication Info. New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  947.08 Fleming    ---  Billed
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Young Adult Non-Fiction  YA 947.08 Fle    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 292 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map, genealogical table ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Source NBK 2/15 PPLY
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG RL 7.2 12 167384EN PHS.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-265) and index.
Contents Before you begin -- Russia 1903 -- Beyond the palace gates: peasant turned worker -- Before the storm -- "I dreamed that I was loved" -- Beyond the palace gates: a peasant boyhood -- "What a disappointment!" -- Beyond the palace gates: lullabies for peasant babies -- "A small family circle" -- Beyond the palace gates: another family circle -- Dark clouds gathering -- The year of nightmares -- Lenin, the duma, and a mystic named Rasputin -- Beyond the palace gates: house no. 13 -- "Pig and filth" and family fun -- Beyond the palace gates: an occupation for workers' daughters -- Gathering clouds -- Three centuries of Romanovs -- Beyond the palace gates: a different kind of education for a different kind of boy -- The storm breaks -- "My God! My God! What madness!" -- In defense of mother Russia -- Beyond the palace gates: Vasily's diary -- The reign of Rasputin -- It all comes tumbling down -- Beyond the palace gates: molecule in a storm -- "Ye tyrants quake, your day is over" -- Beyond the palace gates: ye tyrants quake, your day is over -- Final days -- "Survivors of a shipwreck" -- Beyond the palace gates: the tsar's surprise party -- Into Siberia -- Beyond the palace gates: swarming the palace -- The house of special purpose -- Deadly intent -- "The world will never know what has become of them" -- Beyond the palace gates: life under Lenin.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary The story of the Russian Revolution as it unfolded. Describes both the luxurious lives of the Romanovs and the plight of Russia's peasants and their eventual uprising.
Audience 15 & up.
10 & up.
Source B&T 12.12.2016 PARS
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918 -- Family -- Juvenile literature.
Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918 -- Family.
Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918 -- Family.
Romanov, House of -- Juvenile literature.
Romanov, House of.
Romanov, House of.
Russia -- History -- Nicholas II, 1894-1917 -- Juvenile literature.
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Juvenile literature.
Russia -- History -- Nicholas II, 1894-1917.
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921.
Russia -- History -- 1900-1917.
Russia -- History -- 1917-1921, Revolution.
ISBN 9780375967825\(glb)

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