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Recent Content

TOC: Region Journal - Special Issue: The Great War and Eastern Europe

A new issue of Region: Regional Studies of Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia has published a set of papers, articles, research notes and book reviews on a wide array of WWI and post-war topics. The journal can be accessed at: https://muse.jhu.edu/journals/region/toc/reg.4.2.html

The Table of Contents is as follows:

ANN: Tagung zur frühneuzeitlichen Bildungsforschung um 1800

Ein interdisziplinäres Doktorandenteam der Universitäten Bern/Zürich/Luxemburg arbeitet an dem Schweizerischen Nationalfondsprojekt (www.stapferenquete.ch):

Das niedere Schulwesen in der Schweiz am Ende der Frühen Neuzeit. Edition und Auswertungen der Stapfer-Enquête von 1798/99.

Paula Sutter Fichtner
Nicholas T. Parsons

Parsons on Fichtner, 'The Habsburgs: Dynasty, Culture and Politics'

Paula Sutter Fichtner. The Habsburgs: Dynasty, Culture and Politics. Chicago: Reaktion Books, 2014. 288 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78023-274-4.

Reviewed by Nicholas T. Parsons (Independent Scholar)
Published on HABSBURG (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Jonathan Kwan

The Great Survivors: The Habsburgs through 645 Years