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Francis Joseph

By: Beller, Steven

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harlow, Longman: 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01108182


Biography of Franz Josef, Austro-Hungarian Emperor. "This new study is both fascinating and accessible. It can be strongly recommended as the best way to initiate students in the colourful but intricate development of the late Habsburg empire." - German History (1999). 280pp. View more info

Old Glamors of New Austria

By: Clark, Sydney A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Co.: 1930

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01056736


Gilt titles on green cloth. 214pp. Maps on end papers. View more info

The Fall of the House of Habsburg

By: Crankshaw, Edward

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1963

Seller ID: 01084205


Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. Inside edges of flyleaves trimmed, clear of text. View more info

The Reluctant Empress: A Biography of Empress Elisabeth of Austria

By: Hamann, Brigette

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2010

Seller ID: 01110352


The definitive account of Elisabeth's life, death and legacy. 520pp. View more info

Golden Fleece: The Story of Franz Joseph and Elisabeth of Austria

By: Harding, Bertita

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Halcyon House: 1939

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01039310


Gilt titles on black prismatic cloth. 370pp. View more info

The Austrian Army 1740-1780: I Cavalry

By: Hawthornthwaite, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Botley, Osprey Military: 1994

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01110803


Men-at-Arms series No. 271. View more info

The Austrian Army 1740-1780 (2): Infantry

By: Hawthornthwaite, Philip

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Botley, Osprey Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 01110806


Men-at-Arms series No. 276. View more info

The Austro-Hungarian Forces in World War I (1): 1914-16

By: Jung, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Botley, Osprey Publishing: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01110818


Men-at-Arms series No. 392. Small, faint internal crease on front cover. View more info

The Czech Black Book, Prepared by the Institute of History of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences

By: Littell, Robert, ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Discus Books (Avon): 1969

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01022137


A detailed report on the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, which ended the 'Prague Spring.' The paperback edition is not common. View more info

Assassination In Vienna: the Story of the Nazi's First Attempt To Take Over Another Country

By: Maass, Walter B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00000243


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The Habsburg Empire 1790-1918

By: Macartney, C.A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co.: 1969

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 01015861


Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Dracula Was a Woman: In Search of the Blood Countess of Transylvania

By: McNally, Raymond T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1983

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01057034


McNally "presents the true history of Countess Elizabeth Bathory, the ancient "vampire" of Transylvania. The Countess is reputed to have murdered close to 700 young women in the belief that their blood would keep her young. The author separates the actual woman from the legendary vampire, in the end recreating a true tale more horrifying than the myth." View more info

The Bridge at Andau

By: Michener, James

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Bantam Pathfinder: 1963

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 01041725


Account of the 1956 Hungarian uprising. View more info

The Lands Between: A History of East-Central Europe Since the Congress of Vienna

By: Palmer, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1970

Edition: 1st U.S. Printing

Seller ID: 01043914


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The Rise and Fall of the Habsburg Monarchy

By: Tapié, Victor L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1971

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01054003


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Old Romania

By: Thompson, Juliet

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1939

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01033953


Includes 38 excellent black and white plates. Small tear at edge of first map page. Quite scarce. View more info

The Shadow of the Swastika: The Rise of Fascism and Anti-Semitism in the Danube Basin, 1936-1939

By: Vago, Bela

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Saxon House: 1975

Seller ID: 01005834


Top corners bumped, though not heavily. End papers lightly toned. Dust jacket worn at top corners. A nice copy. View more info

The End of Austria-Hungary

By: Valiani, Leo

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1973

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 00019034


Extremely detailed account of the empire's final days. X-lib with usual markings and labels, dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to boards at end papers. Tiny, unnoticeable water stain at bottom rear of spine. View more info

Anschluss: The Week Hitler Seized Vienna

By: Wagner, Dieter, and Gerhard Tomkowitz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1971

Edition: 1st U.S. Printing

Seller ID: 01027967


A day-by-day account of Hitler's invasion and annexation of Austria, originally published in Germany (1968) as 'Ein Volk Ein Reich Ein Fuhrer!' Der Anschluss Osterreichs 1938.' Dust jacket is price-clipped, with two closed edge tears, not apparent within new clear Brodart sleeve. View more info

Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: A Journey Through Yugoslavia

By: West, Rebecca

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 2007

Edition: 6th Thus

Seller ID: 01109571


Rebecca West’s classic examination of the history, people, and politics of Yugoslavia, written on the brink of World War II. "A masterpiece . . . as astonishing in its range, in the subtlety and power of its judgment, as it is brilliant in expression." (The Times [London]). 1181pp. View more info