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Author Phelps, Nicole M.

Title U.S.-Habsburg relations from 1815 to the Paris Peace Conference : sovereignty transformed / Nicole M. Phelps, University of Vermont
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 293 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: The Habsburg Empire and the United Statesin Transnational Perspective; Chapter 1: Community and Legitimacy: The Diplomatic Culture of the Great Power System; Chapter 2: Becoming a Great Power: U.S.-Habsburg Diplomatic Relations and the Integration of the United States into the Great Power System; Economics and the American Case against Diplomacy; The Hungarian Revolution and Lajos Kossuth; Motley, Mexico, and the Crowning of the King of Hungary; Anthony Keiley and the Agrément Controversy
Hengelmüller, Penfield, and the Height of U.S.-Habsburg RelationsChapter 3: Protection and the Problems of Dual Citizenship: U.S. Consuls in the Habsburg Empire; Chapter 4: The Limits of State Building: Habsburg Consuls in the United States and the Protection of Lives and Property; Chapter 5: Racial Identity and Political Citizenship: American Challenges to Habsburg Sovereignty; Chapter 6: Giving Up on Austria-Hungary: The End of the Great Power System and the Shift to the Nationalist Successors; Chapter 7: Establishing Sovereignty: The Process of Aligning Race, Place, and Citizenship
Summary "This study chronicles US-Habsburg relations from the early nineteenth century through the aftermath of World War I"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Citizenship -- United States -- History.
Diplomatic and consular service, American -- History.
Diplomatic and consular service, Austrian -- History.
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Austria -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Austria.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 110724742X
1107249910 (electronic bk.)
9781107249912 (electronic bk.)