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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It was obvious that adopting any such new policy for Hungary would also affect
the other parts of the monarchy. For this reason, the Hungarian demands were
supported by constitutionalists and liberals in the other parts of the monarchy.
70 In mid-February 1867, the Hungarians pushed through the "conciliation." The
old Hungarian constitution was reestablished. The empire of Austria became the
Dual Monarchy of Austria-Hungary, with two capitals (Vienna and Budapest), ...
Nor did Elisabeth show faith in the stability of the monarchy. Just as she
transferred a large part of her wealth (without the Emperor's knowledge) to the
banking House of Rothschild in Switzerland, so as to be secure in case of forced
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