Edward Crankshaw. The Shadow of the Winter Palace. Russia's Drift to Revolution 1825-1917. NY: Viking, 1976. 429 pages. Brilliant and prodigiously researched history of Russia under the last four Tsars. A classic.
Bibliography, chapter notes, illustrations, index, maps,chronology. BOMC edition published in tandem with trade edition. Hardcover with deckle-edges. Jacket has wear and is in a clear protective Mylar book jacket cover. 1 only.