Thunder At Twilight: Vienna 1913/1914

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Da Capo Press, Dec 13, 2013 - History - 410 pages
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From the author of A Nervous Splendor, a dazzling portrait of the epicenter of the apocalypse that was World War I

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Thunder at twilight: Vienna 1913-1914

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Like the author's earlier A Nervous Splendour: Vienna 1888-1889 ( LJ 11/15/79), which focused on the suicide of the Hapsburg Crown Prince Rudolph, this social history of the same city focuses on the ... Read full review

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This book tells the story of the disparate figures of great historical importance who resided in Vienna immediately prior to WWI, includig Freud, Lenin, and others. The author fails to draw them ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

Frederic Morton was born in Vienna and lives in New York City. His short stories have been chosen for Best American Short Stories, and two of his critically acclaimed nonfiction works, The Rothschilds and A Nervous Splendor, have been best sellers.

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