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Rezanov (Large Print Edition)

by Gertrude Atherton

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9856743M
    ISBN 101426410344
    ISBN 109781426410345

    LibriVox recording of Rezanov by Gertrude Atherton. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Sheila; Rapunzelina; Larry Wilson; Amy Gramour; Lois Beachy Yoder; and SionedV This novel by the prolific Californian author Gertrude Horn Atherton is based on the real life story of Nikolai Rezanov, a man who, in , pushed for the Russian colonization of Alaska and California.   Read "Rezanov" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton! Once you install this app, you can read it by 1-click without connecting network. You can also check your "Reading Score" from the menu.

    REZANOV I As the little ship that had three times raced with death sailed past the gray headlands and into the straits of San Francisco on that brilliant April morning of , Rezanov forgot the bitter hu-miliations, the mental and physical torments, the deprivations and dangers of the past three years; forgot those harrowing months in the 1/5. Rezanov — First published in Subjects Fiction, History, Russians, Discoveries in geography, Russian, Discovery and exploration, Explorers, Accessible bookPages:

    “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. Copyright Matvey Rezanov All Rights Reserved.


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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.”/5(54). Rezanov by Gertrude Atherton (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating1/5(1).

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.

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In Rezanov, a high-ranking Russian official travels to California and is blown over by his first encounter with the beautiful, independent Dona Concha : The Floating Press. Rezanov Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton. Publisher: 0 0 0 Summary In exchange for a small monthly fee you can download and read all of the books offered in our catalogue on any device (mobile, tablet, e-reader with web navigator or PC).

Our catalogue includes more than 1 million books in several languages. Rezanov Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich, -- Fiction Subject: California -- History -- Fiction Category: Text: audio books by Jane Austen.

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 Emperors of All Russia—Catherine the Great, Paul, and Aleksander I.

Aleksander I commissioned him as Russian. Last Sierra Extract Time: PM: Last File Modification Time: AM: Last Grouped Work Modification Time: AM. Read the HTM, PDF versions of Rezanov free-of-charge on   Nikolai Rezanov's story is not well-known in Europe outside of Russia, and what initially attracted me to this book was the prospect of reading about Russia's attempt to colonise North America from the west.

That story does feature, but the book is a biography of Rezanov rather than a history of Russian America/5(40). 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, the deprivations and dangers of the past three years; forgot those harrowing months in the harbor of Nagasaki when the.

Rezanov was a bit of a child prodigy, according to Owen Matthews book “Glorious Adventures: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of A Russian America.” By the age of 14, Rezanov had mastered five languages and joined the Russian army, serving in the Izmaylovsky Regiment in Saint Petersburg.

He resigned as a Captain at age On FebruMaria de la Concepcion was born to Spanish Presidio Comandante Don Jose Dario Arguello and his wife Maria Ygnacia Moraga. Raised near the modern-day Officers' Club, Concepcion was only a teenager when the Russian ship Juno arrived in the San Francisco Bay in April Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov—Chamberlain of Tsar Alexander I of Russia—had brought the Juno.

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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. COVID Resources.

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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. Books related to Rezanov. Skip this list. El Filibusterismo. Jose Rizal. $ Spanish Travels, Volume 1. John Hay.

$ Friars and Filipinos An Abridged Translation of Dr. Jose Rizal's Tagalog Novel, 'Noli Me Tangere.' Frank Ernest Gannett. $ Luna Benamor. Vicente Blasco Ibanez. Free. "Rezanov" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre.

From well-known classics & literary fiction and non.The Rezanov voyage to Nueva California inthe report of Count Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov of his voyage to that provincia of Nueva España from New Archangel; an English translation revised and corrected, with notes etc by Nikolaĭ Petrovich Rezanov (Book).The book’s most memorable episode occurs not in America, however, but during Rezanov’s disastrous mission to Japan.

With his ship anchored off the coast during a weeks-long wait for the shogun’s permission to land, he amused himself by urinating from the deck, in full view of curious locals.