The Reluctant Empress
Knopf, 1986 - 410 Seiten
Extremely interesting biography of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, the beautifland mysterious Queen who was the Romantic idol of 19th-century Europe and wasassassinated in 1898.
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78 Some years later, the liberal Neues Wiener Tagblatt wrote, "The name Griinne
enjoyed an unpopularity that almost bordered on popularity." He had been, the
newspaper claimed, a "nonsystematic dictator," a "head of government extra ...
Sisi closed this and other letters to Griinne with the childlike, "Assurances of my
sincere friendship, with which I remain always, Your most fond Elisabeth."19 That
Sisi was totally uninterested in politics, as was claimed in Vienna, was not true.
between in the Emperor's love affairs is moot. The rumors can be neither
disproved nor supported by the documentary sources. Subsequently, the
Empress repeatedly spoke about her quarrel with Griinne. Thus, as late as 1872,
she told Marie ...
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