The Last of the Tsars: Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution, by Robert Service

14 September 2018

The Dowager Empress Maria Fedorovna of Russia, our Queen Alexandra’s sister, who survived the Revolution and lived until 1928, visiting the wounded in the Tsarkoe Selo hospital in the First World War. From Robert Service’s The Last of the Tsars: Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution, now in paperback (Pan, £10.99; 978-1-4472-93101)

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