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Alma Rose : Vienna to Auschwitz
by Richard Newman, Karen Kirtley (Contributor)

Art in Vienna 1898-1918 : Klimt Kokoschka Schiele and Their Contemporaries
by Peter Vergo

The Austrian Mind: An Intellectual and Social History 1848-1938
by William M. Johnston
Paperback from University of California Press
1983
 

The Austrians: A Thousand-Year Odyssey
The Austrians: A Thousand-Year Odyssey
by Gordon Brook-Shepherd
Paperback: 512 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 1.39 x 9.40 x 6.38
Publisher: Carroll & Graf; (December 23, )
ISBN: 0786711027
 

Austrian Economics in America : The Migration of a Tradition
by Karen I. Vaughn, Craufurd D. Goodwin
Paperback from Cambridge University Press

The Austro-Prussian War : Austria's War with Prussia and Italy in 1866
by Geoffrey Wawro
Hardcover from Cambridge University Press

Boltzmanns Atom: The Great Debate That Launched A Revolution In Physics
by David Lindley
Hardcover from Free Press

 

Austro Hungarian Forces in World War I: 1914-16
Austro Hungarian Forces in World War I: 1914-16
by Peter Jung, Darko Pavlovic
Paperback from Osprey Pub Co
 
The Austro-Hungarian Forces in World War I (2) 1916-18
by Peter Jung, Darko Pavlovic
Paperback from Osprey Pub Co

 
The Battle of Koniggratz: Prussia's Victory over Austria, 1866
by Gordon Alexander Craig
Hardcover from University of Pennsylvania Press
 
The Children of Willesden Lane: Beyond the Kindertransport: A Memoir of Music, Love, and Survival
The Children of Willesden Lane: Beyond the Kindertransport: A Memoir of Music, Love, and Survival
by Lee Mona/Cohen Golabek
Hardcover from Warner Books
 
The Devil in Vienna
by Doris Orgel
Juvenile
(Paperback - April 1988)

Egon Schiele: The Complete Works: Including a Biography and a Catalogue Raisonne
by Jane Kallir, et al
Listed under Egon Schiele

Exile and Destruction: The Fate of Austrian Jews, 1938-1945
by Gertrude Schneider (Author)
(Hardcover)

Fin-De-Siecle Vienna : Politics and Culture
by Carl E. Schorske
A landmark book from one of the truly original scholars of our time: a magnificent revelation of turn-of-the-century Vienna where out of a crisis of political and social disintegration so much of modern art and thought was born.
Paperback: 378 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.92 x 9.18 x 6.12
Publisher: Random House (Paper); (January 1981)
ISBN: 0394744780

Gustav Klimt: Modernism in the Making
by Colin B. Bailey
Listed under Klimt

The Hidden Life of Tirol
by Martha Coonfield Ward
(Paperback - August 1993)

The History of the Habsburg Empire: 1526-1918
by Robert A. Kann
Listed under The Habsburgs

Hitler's Vienna: A Dictator's Apprenticeship
by Brigitte Hamann, Thomas Thornton
Paperback from Oxford University Press

Instrument of War: The Austrian Army in the Seven Years War
by Christopher Duffy
Listed under Seven Years War

Logical Dilemmas: The Life and Work of Kurt Godel
by John W. Dawson
Hardcover from A K Peters Ltd

Mozart : A Cultural Biography
by Robert W. Gutman
Listed under Mozart

Nazi Hunter: The Wiesenthal File
by Alan Levy
(Paperback)

The Occult Roots of Nazism : Secret Aryan Cults and Their Influence on Nazi Ideology  : The Ariosophists of Austria and Germany, 1890-1935
by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke
Listed under Occult Nazism

Otto Weininger: Sex, Science, and Self in Imperial Vienna (The Chicago Series on Sexuality, History, and Society)
by Chandak Sengoopta
(Hardcover)

One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping : The Diary of Julie Weiss, Vienna, Austria to New York, 1938 (Dear America)
by Barry Denenberg
 

Pushing Time Away : My Grandfather and the Tragedy of Jewish Vienna
by Peter Singer
Hardcover from Ecco
 
A Nervous Splendor : Vienna, 1888-1889
by Frederic Morton

A Schoenberg Reader: Documents of a life
by Joseph Henry Auner
Hardcover from Yale Univ Pr

Thunder at Twilight: Vienna 1913/1914
by Frederic Morton
Book Description From the author of A Nervous Splendor, a dazzling portrait of the epicenter of the apocalypse that was World War I. Thunder at Twilight is a landmark of historical vision, drawing on hitherto untapped sources to illuminate two crucial years in the life of the extraordinary city of Vienna-and in the life of the twentieth century. It was during the carnival of 1913 that a young Stalin arrived on a mission that would launch him into the upper echelon of Russian revolutionaries, and it was here...
Paperback: 400 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.90 x 8.98 x 5.94
Publisher: DaCapo Press; (April 24, )
ISBN: 0306810212
 

Wittgenstein's Vienna
by Allan Janik, Stephen Toulmin
Paperback from Ivan R Dee, Inc.
 
Nation in the Village: The Genesis of Peasant National Identity in Austrian Poland, 1848-1914
by Keely Stauter-Halsted
Hardcover from Cornell Univ Pr
 
The Siege of Vienna
The Siege of Vienna
by John Stoye
Book Description: The siege of Vienna in 1683 was the last major threat to the West from Islam and established the balance of power in Eastern Europe and the Balkans down to the end of World War I. Rivalry over control of Hungary caused the Ottoman Turks to advance on the Austrian capital at Vienna, determined to knock out their main rival in the region once and for all. The magnitude of the threat forced the previously feuding Austrians, Poles and Germans to make common cause. 

The prompt arrival of European reinforcements and Turkish difficulties in transporting siege artillery so far form their homeland contributed to the Western victory. The European powers soon fell out with each other, but the threat to Western civilization was ended and the Ottoman Empire began its long downward spiral to its final defeat in World War I. 

This gripping narrative has been compared to the finest works of European history. 
Paperback from Birlinn Ltd

 

Embroideries & Patterns of Nineteenth Century Vienna : Embroideries & Patterns from Nineteenth Century Vienna from the Nowotny Collection
by Raffaella Serena
Listed under Embroidery
 
 

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