History of Austria


Historical Setting
The Alpine-Danubian Region Before the Habsburg Dynasty
Rise of the Habsburg Empire
The Counter-Reformation and the Thirty Years' War
The Baroque Era
The Reforms of Maria Theresa and Joseph II
The Habsburg Empire and the French Revolution
Austria in the Age of Metternich
The Revolution of 1848 and Neo-Absolutism
Austria-Hungary to the Early 1900s
The Final Years of the Empire and World War I
The First Republic
The Anschluss and World War II
Restored Independence Under Allied Occupation
The Grand Coalition and the Austrian People's Party Coda, 1955-70
The Kreusky Years, 1970-83

SOURCE: Area Handbook of the US Library of Congress 

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