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Rezanov

by Gertrude Atherton

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10507303M
    ISBN 100548007608
    ISBN 109780548007600
    OCLC/WorldCa176928569

    Official Site of Matvey Rezanov. Copyright Matvey Rezanov All Rights Reserved. Matthews, a Newsweek editor and Russia specialist, follows in the footsteps of the eccentric Rezanov, illuminating the story of the Russian American Company, whose earlyth-century land claims stret.

    Val Riazanov. 8K likes. Ex-KGB agent and Russian Martial Arts Master Val Riazanov will teach you exactly how to increase your fighting power. Click "Sign Followers: K. the mouth of the river, Rezanov had been forced to relinquish the enterprise for the moment and hasten with his diseased and almost useless crew to the nearest port. It was true that the attempt could be made again later, but Rezanov, sanguine of tem-perament, was correspondingly depressed by failure and disposed to regard it as an ill-omen.1/5.

    Rezanov, in reply to an entreaty from Father Uria to tell them more of his mission and of the strange picture-book country they had never hoped to hear of at first hand, assumed a tone of great frankness and intimacy. "We were, with astounding cleverness, treated from the . Nikolay Petrovich Rezanov, Russian trader, diplomat, and administrator who was a founder of the Russian-American Company, which played a major part in the history of Alaska and of the North Pacific. He wished to annex the western coast of North America to Russia and to encourage large-scale.


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Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Many of Gertrude Atherton's novels are set in her native state of California and feature gutsy, headstrong heroines.

In Rezanov, a high-ranking Russian official travels to California and is blown over by his first encounter with the beautiful, independent Dona Concha Arguello. Oct 12,  · “Fascinating Rezanov [is] a kind of Russian Fitzcarraldo, an imperial visionary in hot pursuit of a mad dream.” ―William Grimes, New York Times “A fascinating book of Russian involvement in US settlement and history of our far west coast.” ―San Francisco Book Review/5(41).

Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov (Russian: Николай Петрович Резанов) (28 March [O.S. 8 April] – 13 March [O.S. 1 March] ) was a Russian nobleman and statesman who promoted the project of Russian colonization of Alaska and California to three successive Tsars—Catherine the Great, Paul, and Aleksander I.

Aleksander I commissioned him as Russian ambassador to Japan. Aug 01,  · Glorious Misadventures is one of modern history's more remarkable tales, well-told. Nikolai Rezanov's career stretched from Catherine the Great's palace to the presidio of San Francisco, with adventures across Siberia, confinement in Japan, and starvation in Russian Alaska along the way/5.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Read this book on Questia. As the little ship that had three times raced with death sailed past the majestic headlands and into the straits of San Francisco on that brilliant April morning of ; Rezánov forgot the bitter humiliations, the mental and physical torments, Rezanov book deprivations and dangers of the past three years; forgot those harrowing months in the harbor of Nagasaki when the.

Read "Rezanov" by Gertrude Atherton available from Rakuten jumicar-celle.com: Ebookslib. Glorious Misadventures: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America by Owen Matthews and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at jumicar-celle.com By: Gertrude Atherton () This novel by the prolific Californian author Gertrude Horn Atherton is based on the real life story of Nikolai Rezanov, a man who, inpushed for the Russian colonization of Alaska and California.

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As Glorious Misadventures shows, the vast amount of money to be made in the Aleutian Islands and western Alaska drew many adventurers and speculators, including the primary subject of the book, Nikolai Rezanov.

The Aleut Region is a string of over 70 volcanic islands stretching more than 1, miles across the very northern part of the Pacific Ocean and forming an arc between Alaska on the.

Concepcion Arguello & Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov: A Presidio Love Story. Concepcion Arguello and Nikolai Rezanov as depicted on a mural in the Post Interfaith Chapel. In the late eighteenth century, a young Spanish girl and a Russian explorer fell in love at the Presidio.

According to Wikipedia: "Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton (October 30, June 14, ) was an American writer. She eloped with George H.B. Atherton when she was only 19, and had two jumicar-celle.com: B&R Samizdat Express.

Many of Gertrude Atherton's novels are set in her native state of California and feature gutsy, headstrong heroines. In Rezanov, a high-ranking Russian official travels to California and is blown over by his first encounter with the beautiful, independent Dona Concha Arguello.

Can their love Brand: Independently published. Nov 12,  · This is a book that starts in pretty high gear. The human detail is compelling, the geopolitics well outlined, the brutality and folly Tragicomic.

At its centre Rezanov Is an engaging antihero. Where it really hits its stride is with the story of Rezanov's hopeless mission to Japan. Rezanov: Russian 'Romeo' foresaw an empire in Alaska, California and Hawaii. By DAVE KIFFER August 01, Monday AM. Ketchikan, Alaska - Most Alaskans are very aware of the history of Russian America and names like Baranov, Shelikov and Wrangell are as a familiar as the names of the Americans in Alaska’s early history.

This novel by the prolific Californian author Gertrude Horn Atherton is based on the real life story of Nikolai Rezanov, a man who, inpushed for the Russian colonization of Alaska and California. "Not twenty pages have you turned before you know this Rezanov, privy councilor, grand chamberlain, plenipotentiary of the Russo-American.

Sep 28,  · i have a rezanov signed by gertrude atherton. the binding is coming off but and the first few pages are loose. what would be the value of this book. she wrote a note to my great grandfather and signed it, he gave it to my grandmother.

my mom stuck it on a shelf where i recently found it when she passed away.5/5(K). Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Book Overview: This novel by the prolific Californian author Gertrude Horn Atherton is based on the real life story of Nikolai Rezanov, a man who, inpushed for. A romance ofthe story of Rezanov and the lovely Dona Concha, a poignant and touching romance of early American times.

First published aboutand .“Fascinating Rezanov [is] a kind of Russian Fitzcarraldo, an imperial visionary in hot pursuit of a mad dream.” —William Grimes, New York Times “A fascinating book of Russian involvement in US settlement and history of our far west coast.” —San Francisco Book ReviewBrand: Bloomsbury Publishing.This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. They can- not marry, for Rezanov is a heretic. And now the passion flames. This child woman will go with him. Ah, but the church, the king of Spain, will they per- mit?

And the.