Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615309772
  • ISBN-13: 9781615309771
  • DDC: 943.6
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Although vastly different in many ways, Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia together form the heart of Central Europe. Austria has historically been much more visible in European politics than either Croatia or Slovenia, but as with the latter two, it has also been a part of various alliances over the centuries. Despite that, however, all three have retained their own sense of national identity through it all, weathering the fall of Austria-Hungary, both World Wars, the collapse of Yugoslavia, and entry to the European Union over the course of one hundred years. This comprehensive volume traces the evolution of these countries, from their earliest civilizations to the present day.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Austria: The Land and Its People.
2: The Austrian Economy.
3: Austrian Government and Society.
4: Austrian Cultural Life.
5: Austrian History: Prehistory to the Problem of the Austrian Succession.
6: From the Austrian Succession to the Seven Weeks’ War.
7: Austria-Hungary.
8: The Austrian Republic.
9: Croatia: The Land and Its People.
10: The Croatian Economy.
11: Croatian Government and Society.
12: Croatian Cultural Life.
13: Croatia: Past and Present.
14: Slovenia: The Land and Its People.
15: The Slovenian Economy.
16: Slovenian Government and Society.
17: Slovenian Cultural Life.
18: Slovenia: Past and Present.