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A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire

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"The Austro-Hungarian army that marched east and south to confront the Russians and Serbs in the opening campaigns of World War I had a glorious past but a pitiful present. Speaking a mystifying array of languages and lugging outdated weapons, the Austrian troops were hopelessly unprepared for the industrialized warfare that would shortly consume Europe. As ... historian Geoffrey Wawro explains in [this book], the doomed Austrian conscripts were an unfortunate microcosm of the Austro-Hungarian Empire itself--both equally ...

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A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire
2016, Audible Studios on Brilliance

ISBN-13: 9781511399043

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A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire
2015, Basic Books

ISBN-13: 9780465057955

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A Mad Catastrophe: The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire
2014, Basic Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9780465028351

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