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Author Kann, Robert A., 1906-1981.

Title A history of the Habsburg Empire, 1526-1918 / Robert A. Kann
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1974]

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Description xiv, 646 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface -- I. Toward the Union of the Habsburg Lands -- II. Turks and Protestants (1526-1648) -- III. An Empire Evolves and Asserts Itself (1648-1748) -- IV. Late Renaissance and Baroque Age in the Habsburg Lands (1526-1740) -- V. An Empire Reasserts Itself (1740-1815) -- VI. Standstill, Decline and Stabilization (1815-1879) -- VII. Cultural Trends from Late Englightenment to Liberalism (from mid-eighteenth century to the 1860's) -- VIII. Decline and Discord (1879-1914) -- IX. World War and Dissolution (1914-1918) -- X. New Beginnings: Cultural Trends from the 1860's to 1918 -- XI. Bibliographical Essay -- Appendix -- Index
Summary A political, cultural, and socioeconomic history of the Habsburg empire, discussing the rise of Habsburg power, its subsequent status and action as a great power, and its dissolution
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 565-600
Includes index
Subject Habsburg, House of.
Habsburg, House of -- History.
Austria -- History.
Hungary -- History.
LC no. 72097733
ISBN 0520024087