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Who Was Catherine the Great? —Pollack, Pam, author.

Learn how a Prussian princess grew up to be Russia's longest-ruling female leader! Born in 1729, Princess Sophie of Anhalt-Zerbs was never supposed to come to power. But at age sixteen, she married the heir to the Russia...

Catherine the Great —Hatt, Christine.

A biography of the German princess who became the absolute ruler of the Russian empire and won for herself the reputation of being a great enlightened monarch.

Catherine the Great : Empress of Russia —Vincent, Zu, 1952-

"She arrived in Russia at the age of 15 to marry a prince she barely knew and did not love. Her husband hated her. Her mother-in-law, the empress, did not trust her. For 18 years, she waited, studied, and survived. W...

Thrilling thieves : liars, cheats, and cons who changed history —DuMont, Brianna, author.

What do Mother Theresa, Honest Abe, and Mahatma Gandhi have in common? They're all too good for this book, that's what. Sure, you'll find some familiar faces like Queen Elizabeth I and Thomas Edison in here, but you'll l...