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- Diplomica Verlag 2013; US$ 16.66
Nach dem Ende des Ersten Weltkriegs und der Habsburgmonarchie wurde 1918 die "Erste Republik" mit freien Wahlen ausgerufen. Es bildeten sich rasch Wehrverbände aus den ehemaligen Militärangehörigen, welche sowohl von der Christlichsozialen Partei (Heimwehr), als auch von der Sozialdemokratischen Partei (Schutzbund) vereinnahmt wurden. Das Ziel der... more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 2013; US$ 25.95
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914 was just one link in a chain of events leading to World War I and the downfall of the Austro-Hungarian empire. By 1918, after nearly four hundred years of rule, the Habsburg monarchy was expunged in an instant of history. Remarkably, despite tales of decadence, ethnic indifference, and a failure... more...
- University of Pittsburgh Press 2009; US$ 28.95
After Hitler, Before Stalin examines the crucial postwar period in Slovakia, following Nazi occupation and ending with the Communist coup of February1948. Centering his work around the major political role of the Catholic Church and its leaders, James Ramon Felak offers a fascinating study of the interrelationship of Slovak Catholics, Democrats,... more...
- Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd 2010; US$ 12.99
With over three million copies in print, CultureShock! is a dynamic and indispensable range of guides covering countless destinations around the world. The series is especially intended for travellers who are looking to truly understand the countries they are visiting and who might even consider residing there. Each title contains invaluable advice... more...
- Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd 2011; US$ 12.99
With over three million copies in print, CultureShock! is a bestselling series of culture and etiquette guides covering countless destinations around the world. For anyone at risk of culture shock, whether a tourist or a longterm resident, CultureShock! provides a sympathetic and fun-filled crash course on the do's and don'ts in foreign cultures.... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 175.00
This case study of the causes of the Thirty Years' War suggests an alternative framework to that of Absolutism, and views statebuilding as an interactive bargaining process that can engender challenges to political authority. It shows how selective court patronage changed the cultural habits of nobles in education, manners, and tastes, but failed to... more...
- MobileReference.com 2007; US$ 4.99
Travel Vienna - illustrated city guide, phrasebook, and maps. Indulge Yourself with a personal tour guide on Your PDA. Fully illustrated. Historical overviews. Interesting facts. Street Map, Metro Map, and more. Museums hours and ticket info. . Access the guide anytime, anywhere - at home, on the train, in the subway. Plan the trip during airplane... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2007; US$ 16.00
Sometimes a city can be like a bird. Just as the magpie is an inveterate collector, hoarding beautiful eclectic bits to line its nest, so Prague retains fragments from bygone regimes and centuries past to create a city of juxtaposition that is alternately exquisite and bizarre. Prague?s personality is expressed as much by its obvious beauty as by... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 10.99
Foreword by Neal Acheson. Part I: The Capua of Minds. Vienna Preserved: the Palimpsest. Vienna Liberata: Civic Pride and the Metropolis. How to be Viennese. Masters and Servants: a Tale of Cognitive Dissonance. Love-Hate and Austromasochism. Cliches and the Art of Self-Irony. Backing into the Future. Part II: The Spirit of Place. Viennese Topography.... more...
- Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 129.99
This second edition of the Historical Dictionary of Austria has been thoroughly updated and greatly expanded. Greater attention has been given to foreign affairs, economic institutions and policies, Austrian financial and commercial relations with the countries of the former Soviet bloc, social issues, religion, and politics. more...