Cast your mind back, to the early years of the 20th century.
To Russia. An endless country of icy wastes and dusty plains, of silvery birch trees and black earth.
A country of extremes. Of unimaginable wealth and unspeakable poverty. Of excess and hunger, culture and cruelty. A country ruled for nearly 300 years by one family, long accustomed to power and privilege - the Romanovs. And born into that family is a girl, an ordinary sort of girl in many respects, but one swept up by extraordinary circumstances: her name is Anastasia Nicolaevna Romanov, the last Grand Duchess, and this is her diary. Accompany her on an incredible journey, as the world around her fragments and shatters -
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Short Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/01/2009
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781906021641