The eagles die: Franz Joseph, Elisabeth, and their Austria

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Harper & Row, 1974 - Biography & Autobiography - 532 pages
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User Review  - Whiskey3pa - LibraryThing

This was a good read. No bombshells were dropped, but it was an engaging telling of the tale. I have a particular interest in Europe's spiral to destruction in the First World War and the Austro ... Read full review

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User Review  - AlexTheHunn - LibraryThing

While the scholarship is not profound, the book is enjoyable to anyone who is interested in the twilight years of the Hapsburgs. The drama and romance are rich; Marek makes the most of these without becoming syrupy. Read full review

Contents

Franz Josephs Viennese
3
Fever in Europe
31
The Education of an Emperor
57
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