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  • Speech at the Pittsburgh Banquet, 1852 

    Kossuth, Lajos (Common Council of the City of New York, 1852)
    Lajos Kossuth was the leader of the 1848 revolution in Hungary, which was defeated with the help of imperial Russia in 1849. His speech outlines the goals of the Hungarian nationalist cause to an American audience in 1852, ...
  • Reports of the U.S. Representative in Vienna, 1877 

    U.S. Representative in Vienna (Government Printing Office, 1878)
    Includes reports on the details of Austro-Hungarian dualism, Austrian and Hungarian policy vis-a-vis the declining Ottoman Empire (Turkey) and the so-called "Eastern Question" and a variety of other issues relating to the ...
  • Stirring Times in Austria, 1898 

    Twain, Mark; Clemens, Samuel (1898)
    Mark Twain spent two years (1897-1899) traveling in Central Europe, staying mostly in Vienna. While there, he reported on the famous sittings of the Austrian House in 1897 during which the conservative government sought ...
  • Principalities of the Danube, 1877 

    Towle, George M. (J.R. Osgood & Co., 1877)
    A description and history of the peoples of Serbia and the Romanian principalities from 1877.
  • Letter of Bishop Josip Juraj Strossmayer to Mr. William E. Gladstone, April 11, 1878 

    Strossmayer, Bishop Josip Juraj (Constable and Co., 1911)
    Strossmayer expresses shock that England wishes to be allied with Hungary "who know no policy save that of blind hate and aversion towards the Slavs." Fears the Brits will turn over Balkan Slavs to oppression by Greeks. ...

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