Peter the Great's son Alexis is murdered on his father's orders (17 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Alexis, heir to Tsar Peter the Great of Russia, is murdered at the instigation of his father.

Citation:
Editors. "Peter the Great's son Alexis is murdered on his father's orders". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17222, accessed 07 December 2016.]