The Cavalry Maiden: Journals of a Russian Officer in the Napoleonic Wars - Nadezhda Durova

The Cavalry Maiden: Journals of a Russian Officer in the Napoleonic Wars

Nadezhda Durova

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... sparkles with wit, intelligence and bold characterization. --Womens Review of Books... a ripping yarn... admirable translation... sensitive introductory essay. --Times Literary Supplement... a remarkable journal worthy of the attention of a wide audience. --Doris Grumbach, National Public RadioIn male guise, Nadezhda Durova served ten years in the Russian cavalr

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