Uncrowned Emperor: The Life and Times of Otto von Habsburg

Uncrowned Emperor: The Life and Times of Otto von Habsburg

by Gordon Brook-Shepherd

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781852855499
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 04/10/2007
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Gordon Brook-Shepherd, now deceased, was the author of many books on Austrian history, including The Anschluss and Dollfuss. His distinguished career as a journalist included being deputy editor of the Sunday Telegraph.

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Introductopn
1. A Shaky Inheritance
2. The Perfect Match
3. Collape: A Child's Eye View
4. Exile at Home: Eckartsau
5. Swiss Dramas
6.. 'Your Majesty'
7. The Conundrum of the Crown
8. Meltdown in Vienna
9. Fatal Encounter
10. Takeover by Telephone
11. Hoecoming
12. New Horizons
13. Across the Water
14. Dropping Anchor
15. Mr Europe
16. Balance Sheet
17. Royal Endgame
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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