Catherine II of Russia Summary

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Biographies (2)

2,061 words, approx. 7 pages
The Russian empress Catherine II (1729-1796), known as Catherine the Great, reigned from 1762 to 1796. She expanded the Russian Empire, improved administration, and vigorously pursued the policy of We... Read more
4,743 words, approx. 16 pages
It is difficult to define Catherine the Great's place in literature because a long and controversial career made her into a "world-historical" figure who still seems larger than life. In ruling the im... Read more