The Home of the Last Tsar - Romanov and Russian History

Imperial Yacht Standardt - Empress's Drawing Room

from an 1896 British Magazine

These images of the Imperial Yacht Standart were not very good, but we hope you will find them interesting.

Palace Tour

Gala Parade Halls
Restoration of the Palace
Rooms of Alexandra
Rooms of Nicholas II
The Children's Floor
Rooms of the Right Wing
Palace Park
The Imperial Garage
Imperial Dining
Plans, Maps and Churches
Imperial Yacht Standardt

Catherine the Great - the Bob Massie Biography

Read about Bob Massie's biography of the great Russian Empress and one of my favorite historical figures.

Nick Long Jr. and Ancestry.com

Nick,was one of the stars of "Broadway Melody of 1936" - a TCM classic.  His co-stars were Robert Stack, Buddy Epsen and Eleanor Powell. Why did his career go down the tubes?

I Visit the Soviets by E. M. Delafield
Charles Cameron - Imperial Architect
Lost Splendor by Felix Yussupov