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  • The Diary of Olga Romanov
  • Helen Azar
  • English
  • 01 March 2020
  • 9781594161773

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DOWNLOAD The Diary of Olga Romanov ó PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Vyrubova as well as the diary kept by Nicholas II himself Finally once the Imperial family has been put under house arrest by the revolutionaries observations by Alexander Kerensky head of the Provisional Government are provided these too in English translation for the first time Olga would offer no further personal writings as she and the rest of her family were crowded into a basement of a house in the Urals and shot to death in July 1918The Diary of Olga Romanov RoyalWitness to the Russian Revolution translated and introduced by scientist and librarian Helen Azar and supplemented with additional primary source material is a remarkable document of a young woman who did not choose to be part of a royal family and never exploited her own position but lost her life simply because of what her family represente. This diary and some letters of a member of the Russian imperial family is well edited and annotated and the introduction is excellent I commend Azar for curating the material so well and I m glad it s been translated into English for the first time This slim book will add to the sum of scholarly research on imperial RussiaI found some of the excerpts of letters uite intriguing when the subject matter was the events around the country or serious conversations with wounded soldiers or concerns for the health of the son and heir or a visit from close family friend Rasputin all these entries were interesting in themselves and were also tinged with the foreknowledge of how it would end Far too much of the diary I thought had all the interest of reading a log file a bare recording of the guests who visited wha Raising a Thinking Child Help Your Young Child to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along with Others under house arrest by the revolutionaries observations by Alexander Kerensky head of the Provisional Government are provided these too in English translation for the first time Olga would offer no further personal writings as she and the rest of her family were crowded into a basement of a house in the Urals and shot to death in July 1918The Diary of Olga Romanov RoyalWitness to the Russian Revolution translated and introduced by scientist and librarian Helen Azar and supplemented with additional primary source material is a remarkable document of a young woman who did not choose to be part of a royal family and never exploited her own position but lost her life simply because of what her family represente. This diary and some letters of a member of the Russian imperial family is well edited and annotated and the introduction is excellent I commend Azar for curating the material so well and I m glad it s been translated into English for the first time This slim book will add to the sum of scholarly research on imperial RussiaI found some of the excerpts of letters From Science to God A Physicist's Journey into the Mystery of Consciousness uite intriguing when the subject matter was the events around the country or serious conversations with wounded soldiers or concerns for the health of the son and heir or a visit from close family friend Rasputin all these entries were interesting in themselves and were also tinged with the foreknowledge of how it would end Far too much of the diary I thought had all the interest of reading a log file a bare recording of the guests who visited wha

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DOWNLOAD The Diary of Olga Romanov ó PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB In August 1914 Russia entered the First World War and with it the Imperial family of Tsar Nicholas II was thrust into a conflict from which they would not emerge His eldest child Olga Nikolaevna great granddaughter of ueen Victoria had begun a diary in 1905 when she was 10 years old and kept writing her thoughts and impressions of day to day life as a Grand Duchess until abruptly ending her entries when her father abdicated his throne in March 1917 Held at the State Archives of the Russian Federation in Moscow Olga’s diaries during the wartime period have never been translated into English until this volume At the outset of the war Olga and her sister Tatiana worked as nurses in a military hospital along with their mother Tsarina Alexandra Olga’s younger sisters Maria and Anastasia visited their own infi. The five stars are really for the execution of the book as opposed to the actual content of Olga s diaries and letters Azar provides a vivid translation of the girl s diary entries that gives you a strong sense as to how Olga actually expressed herself peppering them and her letters with mild and occasionally funny slang It also conveys a better idea of how close Tatiana and Olga were as a pair as opposed to the usual OTMA assemblage and incidentally is there evidence that the four girls actually referred to themselves with this acronym Azar rounds out the translations with letters and descriptions from those who knew Olga Nicholas II by no means least as well as fluent accounts of Olga s childhood and intra familial relationships There are notes providing details concerning most of those mentioned by t Fracture Management for the Small Animal Practitioner ueen Victoria had begun a diary in 1905 when she was 10 years old and kept writing her thoughts and impressions of day to day life as a Grand Duchess Writing A to Z The terms procedures and facts of the writing business defined explained and put within reach until abruptly ending her entries when her father abdicated his throne in March 1917 Held at the State Archives of the Russian Federation in Moscow Olga’s diaries during the wartime period have never been translated into English Ask For Me Tomorrow until this volume At the outset of the war Olga and her sister Tatiana worked as nurses in a military hospital along with their mother Tsarina Alexandra Olga’s younger sisters Maria and Anastasia visited their own infi. The five stars are really for the execution of the book as opposed to the actual content of Olga s diaries and letters Azar provides a vivid translation of the girl s diary entries that gives you a strong sense as to how Olga actually expressed herself peppering them and her letters with mild and occasionally funny slang It also conveys a better idea of how close Tatiana and Olga were as a pair as opposed to the Fallen Star Series Fallen Star #1 3 usual OTMA assemblage and incidentally is there evidence that the four girls actually referred to themselves with this acronym Azar rounds out the translations with letters and descriptions from those who knew Olga Nicholas II by no means least as well as fluent accounts of Olga s childhood and intra familial relationships There are notes providing details concerning most of those mentioned by t

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DOWNLOAD The Diary of Olga Romanov ó PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Rmaries to help raise the morale of the wounded and sick soldiers The strain was indeed great as Olga records her impressions of tending to the officers who had been injured and maimed in the fighting on the Russian front Concerns about her sickly brother Aleksei abound as well those for her father who is seen attempting to manage the ongoing war Gregori Rasputin appears in entries too in an affectionate manner as one would expect of a family friend While the diaries reflect the interests of a young woman her tone increases in seriousness as the Russian army suffers setbacks Rasputin is ultimately murdered and a popular movement against her family begins to grow At the point Olga ends her writing in 1917 the author continues the story by translating letters and impressions from family intimates such as Anna. Probably not the best book to start with if you want to learn about the Romanovs but for those with an interest in the family it provides valuable background Yes the diary entries are simple and repetitive but display a genuine love for her father and family and give an idea of what life was like for the Russian Royal family Murder London Australia ultimately murdered and a popular movement against her family begins to grow At the point Olga ends her writing in 1917 the author continues the story by translating letters and impressions from family intimates such as Anna. Probably not the best book to start with if you want to learn about the Romanovs but for those with an interest in the family it provides valuable background Yes the diary entries are simple and repetitive but display a genuine love for her father and family and give an idea of what life was like for the Russian Royal family