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“ Царское Село, 1915-16 гг. ГА РФ, ф. 673 оп. 1 д. 204 л. 25 ”

Imperial Russia, sunovertheempire: The Empress Alexandra lounging...


The Life and Tragedy of Alexandra Feodorovna ~ This book is about the last Empress of Russia, Alexandra Feodorovna, wife of Nikolay II. It was written by Baroness Sophie Buxhoeveden and published in 1928. Sophie was a lady in waiting. This page is the Entry Page. The book is available online, just click. I have founded rare photos in it, as Alix's first ball and so on.

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Which Famous Historical Princess Do You Look Like?

The Tzar loved her with all his heart and she, him. Theirs was truly a love-match. They decided, when the troubles started, to sacrifice themselves for Holy Mother Russia.

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Tibet Lhasa Mosque

Alexandra David-Néel, a Belgian-French explorer, spiritualist, Buddhist, anarchist, and writer, most known for her visit to Lhasa, Tibet, in 1924, when it was forbidden to foreigners. David-Néel wrote over 30 books about Eastern religion, philosophy, and her travels.