REV: Berezhnaya on Adelsgruber/Cohen/Kuzmany, Getrennt und doch verbunden: Grenzstädte zwischen Österreich und Russland 1772-1918 [x-H-HistGeog]

Paulus Adelsgruber, Laurie R. Cohen, Börries Kuzmany. Getrennt und doch verbunden: Grenzstädte zwischen Österreich und Russland 1772-1918.  Wien  Böhlau, 2011.  316 pp.  EUR 35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-205-78625-2. Reviewed by Liliya Berezhnaya (Exzellenzcl ...

REV: Lixl on Barker, Fictions from an Orphan State: Literary Reflections of Austria between Habsburg and Hitler

Andrew Barker.  Fictions from an Orphan State: Literary Reflections of Austria between Habsburg and Hitler.  Rochester  Camden House, 2012. 205 pp.  $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57113-531-5. Reviewed by Andreas Lixl (University of North Carolina- Greensboro ...

REV: Thomas on Evans and Wilson, 'The Holy Roman Empire, 1495-1806: A European Perspective'

R. J. W. Evans, Peter H. Wilson, eds.  The Holy Roman Empire, 1495-1806: A European Perspective.  Brill's Companions to European History Series. Leiden  Brill, 2012.  Illustrations. xiv + 401 pp. $196.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-20683-0. Reviewed by A ...

REV: Quinn on Bennett, 'The Italian Cantata in Vienna: Entertainment in the Age of Absolutism' [x- H-Urban]

Lawrence Bennett.  The Italian Cantata in Vienna: Entertainment in the Age of Absolutism.  Publications of the Early Music Institute Series. Bloomington  Indiana University Press, 2013.  xvi + 368 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-01018-6. Reviewed by Er ...

REV: Warren on Skidmore/Mueller, Cinema and Social Change & on Tscherkassky, Film Unframed

James Martin Skidmore, Gabriele Mueller, eds.  Cinema and Social Change in Germany and Austria.  Film and Media Studies Series. Waterloo  Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2012.  ix + 302 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55458-225-9. Peter Tscherkassky, ed. ...

REV [xH-German]: Fahey on Kożuchowski, 'The Afterlife of Austria-Hungary: The Image of the Habsburg Monarchy in Interwar Europe'

Adam Kożuchowski.  The Afterlife of Austria-Hungary: The Image of the Habsburg Monarchy in Interwar Europe.  Russian and East European Studies Series. Pittsburgh  University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013. 232 pp.  $25.95 (paper), ISBN   978-0-8229-6265-6. Re ...

REV [xH-Soz-u-Kult] Antenhofer on Müller, Spieß, and Friedrich, Kulturtransfer am Fürstenhof: Höfische Austauschprozesse und ihre Medien im Zeitalter Kaiser Maximilians I.

Matthias Müller, Karl-Heinz Spieß, Udo Friedrich.   Kulturtransfer am Fürstenhof: Höfische Austauschprozesse und ihre Medien im Zeitalter Kaiser Maximilians I.  Berlin: Lukas Verlag für Kunst- und Geistesgeschichte, 2013. 309 S. ISBN 978-3-86732-155-6. Re ...

REV: Silvia on Berghoff and Kocka and Ziegler, 'Business in the Age of Extremes: Essays in Modern German and Austrian Economic History' [x-H-German]

Hartmut Berghoff, Jürgen Kocka, Dieter Ziegler, eds.  Business in the Age of Extremes: Essays in Modern German and Austrian Economic History.  Publications of the German Historical Institute Series. Cambridge  Cambridge University Press, 2013.  ix + 249 p ...

REV: Goettsche on Hodkinson and Walker, "Deploying Orientalism in Culture and History"

Goettsche on Hodkinson and Walker, 'Deploying Orientalism in Culture and History: From Germany to Central and Eastern Europe' Habsburg Author:  James Hodkinson, John Walker, eds. Reviewer:  Dirk Goettsche James Hodkinson, John Walker, eds.   Dep ...

REV: Maxwell on Mueggenberg, 'The Czecho-Slovak Struggle for Independence, 1914-1920'

Maxwell on Mueggenberg, 'The Czecho-Slovak Struggle for Independence, 1914-1920' Author:  Brent Mueggenberg Reviewer:  Alexander Maxwell   Brent Mueggenberg.   The Czecho-Slovak Struggle for Independence, 1914-1920.  Jefferson: McFarland & C ...

REV: Zavadivker on Himka and Michlic, 'Bringing the Dark Past to Light: The Reception of the Holocaust in Postcommunist Europe'

John-Paul Himka, Joanna Beata Michlic, eds.   Bringing the Dark Past to Light: The Reception of the Holocaust in Postcommunist Europe.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. 892 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2544-2. Reviewed by  Polly Zavadiv ...

REV [x-H-NATIONALIMS]: Kwan on Vermeiren, 'The First World War and German National Identity: The Dual Alliance at War'

Jan Vermeiren. The First World War and German National Identity: The Dual Alliance at War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 458 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-03167-8. Reviewed by Jonathan Kwan (University of Nottingham) Published on H-Na ...

Re: Barenscott on Cuevas-Wolf and Poggi, 'Promote, Tolerate, Ban: Art and Culture in Cold War Hungary'

We appreciate this review of our book and the relevant points the reviewer makes about the book’s contribution and its shortcomings. Yet, we thought it would be helpful to our readers to know how and why we chose to address the terminology of “avant-garde ...