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 history 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.
Pounding headache, chest infection, cough,fever, aching limbs— but nothing bloody well nothing is going to stop me… https://t.co/8NRGH1lqvk
by @HelenRappaport - 4 hours ago
RT @EJBrand: "How would you like to be painted, Infanta?"
"In rich gold, & lustrous satins! Glittering with jewels!
... Also I want to be…
by @HelenRappaport - 9 hours ago
RT @lisakthorp: A blog post on the Nov/Dec #Reformation, #REVOLUTION (#Russian specifically), & #Rebels display highlighting 2 new books (P…
by @HelenRappaport - yesterday
Can’t wait to see this!!! https://t.co/aWfXyLDDk4
Oh those strange prissy fingers. What do they tell us about Albert’s fastidious personality ... any body language e… https://t.co/ydLeaKqyf3
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