By Carolyn Meyer
It’s summer time in 1914 and the Romanovs are aboard the Standart, the Russian royal yacht. Tsar Nicholas, Tsaritsa Alexandra, their 4 daughters, and the youngest baby, Tsarevitch Alexei, are crusing to Romania to satisfy Crown Prince Carol and his mom and dad. it sort of feels like a fairy story lifestyles for the 4 grand duchesses, wearing appealing outfits, touring from palace to palace. yet it’s not.
Life contained in the palace is way from a fairy story. the ladies’ more youthful brother suffers from an excruciatingly painful and lethal blood disorder, and their mom and dad have selected to guard the Russian humans from the severity of the longer term tsar’s situation. The secrets and techniques and pressure are not easy at the kinfolk, and stipulations are both dire past the palace partitions. Peasants undergo lower than the load of maximum poverty and Tsar Nicholas’s management energy weakens. And while the unthinkable happens—Germany pronounces conflict on Russia—nothing in Anastasia’s global will ever be the same.
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