The Three Emperors: Three Cousins, Three Empires and the Road to World War …

Paperback. Pub Date: 2010 07 Pages: 624 Publisher: Penguin Three cousins ??Three Emperors And the road to Ruin As cousins ??George V. Kaiser Wilhelm II and the last Tsar Nicholas II should have been friends – but they happened also to rule Europe’s three most powerful states. This potent combination together with their own destructive personalities – petty. insecure. bullying. absurdly obsessive (stamp collecting. uniforms) – led not only to their own dramatic fallouts and falls from grace….

The Three Emperors

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Miranda Carter | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105124138145
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IN THE YEARS BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR, the great European powers, Britain, Germany and Russia, were ruled by three cousins: George V, King-Emperor of England, the British Empire ..

George Nicholas And Wilhelm

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Miranda Carter | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9781400079124
ISBN 13 : 1400079128

In the years before World War I, the great European powers were ruled by three first cousins: King George V, Kaiser Wilhelm II, and Tsar Nicholas II. Carter uses the cousins' corre..

Anthony Blunt

Pub Date : 2017-12-14 | Author : Miranda Carter | Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781509893461
ISBN 13 : 1509893466

'A compelling biography . . . Miranda Carter's skill at scouring the different compartments of Blunt's life is deeply impressive' Julian Barnes Cambridge educated Anthony Blunt was..


Pub Date : 2014-12-05 | Author : Anne Edwards | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 9781442236561
ISBN 13 : 1442236566

The life of Princess May of Teck is one of the great Cinderella stories in history. From a family of impoverished nobility, she was chosen by Queen Victoria as the bride for her el..

Look East Cross Black Waters

Pub Date : 2015-10-13 | Author : Jonah Blank | Publisher : Rand Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9780833092069
ISBN 13 : 0833092065

India’s core goals for Southeast Asia are in basic harmony with those of the United States, including regional stability, peaceful settlement of territorial disputes, and contain..

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