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By Simon Dixon

Neither a finished 'life and instances' nor a standard biography, this can be an interesting and obtainable exploration of rulership and monarchial authority in eighteenth century Russia. Its objective is to work out how Catherine II of Russia conceived of her energy and the way it was once represented to her matters.  Simon Dixon asks crucial questions about Catherin'es existence and reign, and provides new and stimulating arguments concerning the Englightenment, the facility of the monarch in early sleek Europe, and the much-debated position of the "great person" in history.

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