Helen Rappaport is a historian with a specialism in the nineteenth century. She is the author of eleven published books, including Ekaterinburg: The Last Days of the Romanovs and Magnificent Obsession: Victoria, Albert and the Death that Changed the Monarchy. She is also the author, with Roger Watson, of Capturing the Light. For more information, you can visit her website at www.helenrappaport.com.
On the hundredth anniversary of the revolutions of 1917, we've collected together the very best books on Revolutionary Russia.
Award-winning and critically acclaimed historian Helen Rappaport turns to the tragic story of the daughters of the last Tsar of all the Russias, slaughtered with their parents at Ekaterinburg.
Hear me talk about Petrograd 1917 in 'Archive on 4' 8pm Sat 26 Feb Radio 4.
by @HelenRappaport - 6 hours ago
RT @DrLivGibbs: Tavern in Whitechapel by Gustave Doré 1869 (@hermitage_eng). https://t.co/GAymvgf8Oe
by @HelenRappaport - 20 hours ago
RT @JohnConstableRA: High Street, Whitechapel by Edwin Edwards 1869
Oil on Millboard
@nickfshort Thanks Nick. Apologies for typos in article - not mine. Am getting them corrected.
by @HelenRappaport - yesterday
What made me want to write #CaughtintheRevolution & how I researched it and found forgotten eyewitnesses
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