The Romanov tsars imposed rigid serfdom just as that woeful institution was fading almost everywhere else.
Nicholas II, the last Romanov, built the graceful Livadia Palace on top of a hill there.
“Russia has at present less freedom than it had in the earliest days of Romanov rule,” he declared in 1923.
She recalls photographs of her grandmother dressed in the same style as the Romanov daughters.
And then The Romanov Prophecy came in 2004, and The Third Secret in 2005.
Not only was the Romanov dynasty ended, but equally so was monarchical Absolutism itself.
I told him flatly that I would take no part in any Romanov adventures.
Anastasia Romanova, daughter of Roman, hence the name by which the family was afterwards distinguished—Romanov.
The Romanov family in especial suffered severely from these delations.
Public opinion is definitely and resolutely opposed to any members of the House of Romanov holding any office in the State.