A Taste for Freedom
The Life of Astolphe De CustineBook - 1999
Astolphe de Custine's Russia in 1839 was called "the best guide to Russia ever written;" essential to understanding Stalin and the Soviet Union. Astolphe was a son of the French Revolution, whose father and grandfather had been guillotined and whose mother had been imprisoned.
Publisher: New York : Helen Marx Books, 1999
Call Number: B C9677m
Characteristics: xx, 391 p.,  p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 19 cm
Alternative Title: Life of Astolphe de Custine