Austria History

From Vienna to Chicago and Back: Essays on Intellectual History and Political Thought in Europe and America [Repost]

Gerald Stourzh - From Vienna to Chicago and Back: Essays on Intellectual History and Political Thought in Europe and America
Published: 2007-07-01 | ISBN: 0226776360 | PDF | 384 pages | 2.28 MB

Destinations Media - The History of Silent Night (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 25, 2016
Destinations Media - The History of Silent Night (2014)

Destinations Media - The History of Silent Night (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2198 Kbps | 53mn 59s | 913 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

For close to 200 years, one carol has occupied the heart of Christmas celebrations across the world. Join renowned actor Simon Callow as he uncovers the moving origins of 'Silent Night', visiting the city where the famed carol had its origins.The story of Silent Night is fascinating: the carol was created in less than a day and sung for the first time at midnight mass in St Nicholas Church in Oberndorf, Austria.The assistant pastor, Joseph Mohr, who wrote the words, performed it with the choir director, Franz Xaver Gruber, accompanied by choir and Mohr’s guitar.
World War 1: The Four Years That Shaped History (World War I, WWI, World War One, Great War, First World War, Soldier Stories)

World War 1: The Four Years That Shaped History (World War I, WWI, World War One, Great War, First World War, Soldier Stories) by Patrick Auerbach
English | 30 Oct 2016 | ASIN: B01MFEVAD6 | 28 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF | 1.64 MB

The First World War killed 17 million people, traumatised a generation, overturned old empires and changed the world's political order – and yet its origins often seem obscure.

Thinking with History: Explorations in the Passage to Modernism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Oct. 12, 2016
Thinking with History: Explorations in the Passage to Modernism

Carl E. Schorske, "Thinking with History: Explorations in the Passage to Modernism"
English | ISBN: 0691059772, 0691606676 | 1998 | 256 pages | PDF | 17 MB

Austria-Hungary and the Successor States {Repost}  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 30, 2016
Austria-Hungary and the Successor States  {Repost}

Austria-Hungary and the Successor States by Eric Roman
English | 30 Sept. 2003 | ISBN: 0816045372 | 699 Pages | PDF | 24 MB

It provides readers with a greater understanding of the fascinating history of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the modern nations - Austria, Hungary, and Czech Republic - that emerged as a result of the empire's demise.

Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at March 22, 2016
Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I

Alexander Watson, "Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I"
ISBN: 0465018726 | 2014 | EPUB | 832 pages | 8 MB

History Channel - Line of Fire: Volume Two (2002)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 23, 2016
History Channel - Line of Fire: Volume Two (2002)

History Channel - Line of Fire: Volume Two (2002)
DVDRip | 720x544 | .AVI/XviD @ 2045 Kbps | 45mn 6s | Audio: English AC3 256 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 10.1 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Line Of Fire is history with a difference. The great battlefields of war are presented in a unique animated environment providing new insights into military history's most compelling events. Each powerful episode combines informative graphics with atmospheric recreations and archive footage to analyse every facet of famous battles from the medieval period to modern times. Series also features authoritative comment by leading military historians from the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst. A Cromwell Production in association with The History Channel UK.

Armies of the Napoleonic Wars: An Illustrated History (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sawk2x at Dec. 30, 2015
Armies of the Napoleonic Wars: An Illustrated History  (Repost)

Armies of the Napoleonic Wars: An Illustrated History
Osprey Publishing | 2009 | ISBN: 1846034701 | English | 432 Pages | PDF | 31,2 MB

Viasat History - On the Rails of the Double Headed Eagle (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 29, 2015
Viasat History - On the Rails of the Double Headed Eagle (2014)

Viasat History - On the Rails of the Double Headed Eagle (2014)
HDTV | 1276x716 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 2x~51min | Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 2.29 GiB
Genre: Documentary

"On the Rails of the Double Headed Eagle" shows the development of the gigantic railroad network throughout the Danube Monarchy with its many main and branchlines, which impressive masterstrokes in engineering have been accomplished in order to connect the steppes of Galicia with the coasts of the Adriatic Sea. The film highlights the many effects of building railroads and their enormous importance to military and warfare. It shows a journey through a sunken empire along its thousands and thousands of kilometers of railroad tracks which lead us to the cities and villages, forests and mountains, wide plain sand rocky coasts under the double headed eagle of Austria-Hungary.
Collective Memory and National Membership: Identity and Citizenship Models in Turkey and Austria

Meral Ugur Cinar, "Collective Memory and National Membership: Identity and Citizenship Models in Turkey and Austria"
English | ISBN: 1137473657 | 2015 | 184 pages | PDF | 1 MB