Wicked History - Catherine the Great: Empress of Russia

by Vincent, Zu
39.00 NIS

This biography profiles the life of Catherine the Great, discussing her eighteen-year effort to form alliances and gain power, which culminated with her seizing the throne from her husband, Peter III.

- Opening quote by or about the featured villain/villainess
- Historical map, annotated with key locations from person's life
- A Wicked Web featuring allies and enemies
- Historical photos and etchings
- Boxes with additional information
- Photo documentaries: six to eight pages of photos and captions telling the person's life
- Timeline, glossary, additional sources
- Engaging narrative nonfiction written at a very accessible reading level

Number of Pages: 128

Lexile Level: 890L

Publisher: Scholastic US

SKU: 9780531207383