The speech written by Mark Twain was signed “Samuel Clemens.” Included in his address to the Czar was the passage, “One of the brightest pages that has graced the world’s history, since written history had its birth, was recorded by your Majesty’s hand when it loosed the bonds of twenty millions of men, and Americans can but esteem it …
On 4th April 1919, on a cold and misty morning, HMS Marlborough left Constantinople for Sevastopol, the Captain (C.D. Johson, CB, MVO, DSO), being entrusted with a letter from Queen Alexandra to her teen the Dowager Empress Marie of Russia, urging her to leave Russia before it was too late to escape from the Bolsheviks and telling her that
An icon (from Greek εἰκών eikōn “image”) is a religious work of art, most commonly a painting, from the Eastern Orthodox Church, Oriental Orthodoxy, and certain Eastern Catholic churches.
I created the Alexander Palace website in 1997 as a resource for people who wanted to learn more about the palace, the Romanovs and Russian history.
A detailed account of the 1905 Russian Revolution that includes includes images, quotations and the main events of the subject. Key Stage 3. GCSE World History.
Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962): Biography of Russian Painter, Ballet-Set Designer, Founder of Rayonism
Visit Roy’s Antiques for a marvelous collection of 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Silver, Bronzes, Porcelain, Imperial Russian Antiques Steampunk & more!
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“Since buying this shirt: I have been invited to sing national anthems at baseball games. People have stopped treading on me. Women address me as Mr. Theodore A.
Who Are The Doukhobors? from the USCC Publication – “The Doukhobors in Canada, 1974” In 1785, Archbishop Ambrosius of the Russian Orthodox Church, in an effort to identify as heretics a group of dissident Russian peasants, referred to them as “Doukho-bortsi”. The term literally means spirit wrestlers — and the priest in