5 “Great” Books on Catherine the Great to Read after Watching “The Great”

Posted on May 15, 2023

by Franco V

With the third season of The Great recently premiering on Hulu, now is a great time to read some (possibly more historically-accurate) books on Catherine the Great, the remarkable woman who ruled over Russia for 34 years. Known for her intelligence, political acumen, and her passion for the arts and culture, Catherine led efforts to modernize the country, expand its borders, and promote education and the arts. Here are some book recommendations to learn more about this fascinating historical figure:

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