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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User Review  - Kate Lapinski - Goodreads

Read this on the way to, and in Austria. It is rich, detailed and personal in a way that only the best history books are. Made 100 years ago feel like it was today. Totally engrossing. Read full review

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User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

The writing here grates a bit - the constant forced comparisons and analogies are really too much by the end - but the history here is so good that the subject overcomes the style and it's a very engaging read. Read full review

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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