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Alexandra

(2001)
The Last Tsarina
A non fiction book by

 
Taking advantage of material unavailable until the fall of the Soviet Union, Erickson portrays Alexandra's story as a closely observed, enthrallingly documented, progressive psychological retreat from reality.

The lives of the Romanovs were full of color and drama, but the personal life of Alexandra has remained enigmatic. Under Erickson's masterful scrutiny the full dimensions of the Empresses' singular psychology are revealed: her childhood bereavement, her long struggle to attain her romantic goal of marriage to Nicholas, the anguish of her pathological shyness, her struggles with her in-laws, her false pregnancy, her increasing eccentricities and loss of self as she became more preoccupied with matters of faith, and her increasing dependence on a series of occult mentors, the most notorious of whom was Rasputin. With meticulous care, long practiced skill, and generous imagination, Erickson crafts a character who lives and breathes.

 
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Hardback Editions

September 2001 : USA Hardback
Title: Alexandra: The Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 0-312-25307-9 / 978-0-312-25307-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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March 2002 : UK Hardback
Title: Alexandra: The Last Tsarina: The Tragic Story of the Last Empress of Russia: A Life of the Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 1-84119-464-6 / 978-1-84119-464-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Constable
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January 2001 : USA Hardback
Title: Alexandra - Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 0-7394-2042-9 / 978-0-7394-2042-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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2001 : USA Hardback
Title: Alexandra - The Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 0-9652037-8-6 / 978-0-9652037-8-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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1956 : USA Hardback
Title: THE GREAT CAPTAINS a Novel of Early Britain
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 0-9652038-6-7 / 978-0-9652038-6-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE
Availability: Amazon   

Paperback Editions

July 2003 : UK Paperback
Title: Alexandra: The Last Tsarina: The Tragic Story of the Last Empress of Russia: A Life of the Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 1-84119-782-3 / 978-1-84119-782-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robinson
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July 2003 : UK Paperback
Title: Alexandra the Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 1-874119-78-3 / 978-1-874119-78-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robinson Publishing
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September 2002 : USA Paperback
Title: Alexandra: The Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 0-312-30238-X / 978-0-312-30238-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
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Kindle Editions

February 2013 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Alexandra: The Last Tsarina: The Tragic Story of the Last Empress of Russia
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
Publisher: Robinson
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Alexandra: The Last Tsarina
Author(s): Carolly Erickson
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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