Introducing Austria: A Short History (Studies in Austrian Literature, Culture, and Thought Series)

Introducing Austria: A Short History (Studies in Austrian Literature, Culture, and Thought Series)

by Lonnie R. Johnson
     
 

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The historian Lonnie Johnson provides in compact form a comprehensive overview of Austria's rich past and present. Each chapter and subchapter approaches Austria's diverse, thousand-year-old heritage from a different perspective to illuminate its essential features. In detailing Austria's turbulent history from 1918 to the present, controversial issues are presented…  See more details below

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The historian Lonnie Johnson provides in compact form a comprehensive overview of Austria's rich past and present. Each chapter and subchapter approaches Austria's diverse, thousand-year-old heritage from a different perspective to illuminate its essential features. In detailing Austria's turbulent history from 1918 to the present, controversial issues are presented objectively and without oversimplification. Overall the book conveys a differentiated picture of the country and its people which gives readers a feeling for the continuity and change of the Austrian idea.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780929497037
Publisher:
Ariadne Press
Publication date:
01/28/1989
Series:
Studies in Austrian Literature, Culture and Thought Series
Pages:
195
Sales rank:
1,038,011
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.52(d)

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