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Recent Content

Gerald Sturmayr
Gerhard Rosegger

Rosegger on Sturmayr, 'Industrielle Interessenpolitik in der Donaumonarchie'

Gerald Sturmayr. Industrielle Interessenpolitik in der Donaumonarchie. Vienna: R. Oldenbourg Verlag, 1996. 231 pp. DM 64,00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-486-56183-8.

Reviewed by Gerhard Rosegger (Case Western Reserve University)
Published on HABSBURG (July, 1997)

Seeking Favors from Government

W. David Myers
Joseph F. Patrouch

Patrouch on Myers, '"Sinning Folk": Confession and Conscience in Counter-Reformation Germany'

W. David Myers. "Sinning Folk": Confession and Conscience in Counter-Reformation Germany. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1996. xii + 230 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3081-7.

Reviewed by Joseph F. Patrouch (Department of History, Florida International University)
Published on HABSBURG (June, 1997)

Confessionals and Confessionalization

Lonnie Johnson
Maria Bucur

Bucur on Johnson, 'Central Europe: Enemies, Neighbors, Friends'

Lonnie Johnson. Central Europe: Enemies, Neighbors, Friends. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. xi + 339 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-510071-6.

Reviewed by Maria Bucur (Indiana University)
Published on HABSBURG (June, 1997)

The Myths and Memories We Teach By

Jan Kren
Nancy M. Wingfield

Wingfield on Kren, 'Die Konfliktgemeinschaft: Tschechen und Deutsche, 1780-1918'

Jan Kren. Die Konfliktgemeinschaft: Tschechen und Deutsche, 1780-1918. Munich: R. Oldenbourg Verlag, 1996. 404 pp. DM 68,00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-486-56017-6.

Reviewed by Nancy M. Wingfield (Northern Illinois University)
Published on HABSBURG (June, 1997)

Czechs. Germans. Conflict.

Asparuch Velkov, Evgeniy Radushev
Mark L. Stein

Stein on Velkov and Radushev, 'Ottoman Garrisons on the Middle Danube'

Asparuch Velkov, Evgeniy Radushev. Ottoman Garrisons on the Middle Danube. Budapest: Akademiai Kiado, 1996. 547 pp. $83.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-963-05-7391-7.

Reviewed by Mark L. Stein (University of Chicago)
Published on HABSBURG (June, 1997)

An Ottoman Muster Roll