Krudy's Chronicles

Krudy's Chronicles

by John Batki
     
 

A wistful and nostalgic image of the waning years of the Austro-Hungarian empire, following the bloodless democratic revolution of 1918, the Károlyi government and the short-lived Soviet Republic, and presents cameos of the leading political figures of the day, such as Ferenc Kossuth, Mihály Károli and Béla Kun.See more details below

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A wistful and nostalgic image of the waning years of the Austro-Hungarian empire, following the bloodless democratic revolution of 1918, the Károlyi government and the short-lived Soviet Republic, and presents cameos of the leading political figures of the day, such as Ferenc Kossuth, Mihály Károli and Béla Kun.

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A selection of journalistic reports by one of Hungary's best known literary figures in which he offers a wistful and nostalgic image of the waning years of the Austro-Hungarian Empire at the beginning of the 20th century. He discusses the bloodless democratic revolution of 1918, the K<'a>rolyi government, and the short-lived Soviet Republic among many other topics. He also presents cameos of leading political figures of the day. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9789639116795
Publisher:
Central European University, LLC
Publication date:
06/01/2000
Pages:
306
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

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