Romanovs. The last years of the russian Tzar family in photos – photo album
Title: Romanovs. The last years of the russian Tzar family in photos
Original name: Das Russische Zarenreich: Eine fotografische Reise
Publisher: Moscow, Azbuka-Atticus, 2013
Author: Philipp Blom, Veronica Buckley
Condition: Brand new
Shipping Weight: 1,7 kg
Hardcover, 248 pages
The Russian Empire at the turn of XIX-XX centuries is one of the most mysterious world powers. A country of contrasts between poverty and wealth depicted in the works of great Russian writers – Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Chekhov…
Photos taken in the last decades of the Romanov dynasty, opens a new world of revolutionary Russia.
On the photos – moments of life power, soon disappeared from the world map. The Russian Empire was destined to die, and in the next bloody decade the country has changed beyond recognition. Pictures have amazing internal integrity: despite historical upheavals, the faces and postures of people, buildings, and landscapes still resonate in the hearts of those who see them a hundred years later.