Catherine the Great http://wyso.org en Book Nook: Catherine the Great - Portrait of a Woman, by Robert K. Massie Part 1 http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-catherine-great-portrait-woman-robert-k-massie-part-1 <p>Catherine the Great was the legendary last empress of Russia. Nobody imagined that she could rise from up from such humble origins as a princess from an obscure German principality to become the ruler of the largest country in the world of that time. Catherine's reign during the late 18th Century provides readers with a fascinating story.</p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 16:50:31 +0000 Vick Mickunas 9146 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: Catherine the Great - Portrait of a Woman, by Robert K. Massie Part 1