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Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs: Central Europe c.1683-1867

R.J.W. Evans


This book contains a collection of essays addressing a number of wide-ranging, interrelated themes spanning over 200 years of the Habsburg Empire. The book is a political, religious, cultural and social history of a broad but often neglected swathe of the European continent. It seeks — against the grain of conventional presentations — to apprehend the era from the late-seventeenth to late-nineteenth century as a whole. Casting light on key aspects of the evolution towards modern statehood in Central Europe, it also dwells on the crises of ancien-regime structures there, in the face of new chal ... More

Keywords: Habsburg Empire, Central Europe, Austria, Hungary, monarchy, social history, essays

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2008 Print ISBN-13: 9780199541621
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541621.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

R.J.W. Evans, author
Regius Professor of History and Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford

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