Where is the Kremlin?

Book
Published 2019
Item Details
Summary:

"Get the inside story on the famous fortress in the heart of Moscow that has withstood fires, invaders, and revolutions for almost seven hundred years. Lined by nineteen beautiful towers, the high walls of the Kremlin enclose colorful domed cathedrals, treasure-filled museums, and the Russian capitol. But this Moscow fortress has had its share of dark days. Follow along with author Deborah Hopkinson as she recounts the tales of spying, murder, missing children, and lost treasure that are part of this landmark's long history."--Provided by publisher.

ISBN:
9781524789756
Description:
pages cm.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Where is the Kremlin?
The fort on the hill
A princess arrives
Ivan the terrible
The Romanovs come to power
Peter the Great
Catherine the Great
The Great Fire of Moscow
The Russian Revolution
World War II
The Cold War
Russia in the twenty-first century
Timelines.
LCCN:
2019004444
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