Stratimirovic, the head of the Serbian Church in the Habsburg
Monarchy, however, simultaneously suggested to Serbia's military leaders that they send a political deputation to the Russian imperial court to convey their political wishes and requirements.
In the Renaissance, the collecting of armor was closely linked to both branches--Spanish and Austrian--of the Habsburg
However, they can be refracted and focused through the very concrete prism of a particular historical institution, and that is the Habsburg
At the same time, the Habsburg
case is unique because of the "disjuncture in Austria between the nation and the state" (214).
dynasty died out in 1700 and the French Bourbon dynasty assumed power, resulting in a shift in politics and taste.
But his great, great, grand-nephew, Archduke Ferdinand von Habsburg
, 39, is an up-to-date music fan and has met the Franz Ferdinand boys backstage.
reflects an ambivalence about the role of the Jesuits who, he says, worked with the Habsburgs
in "the imposition on the Bohemian peoples of a faith they had once rejected" .
Take a walking tour of Zagreb, which quickly reveals itself as a city full of finebuildings and peach-coloured stone monuments to the decadence and high self-esteem of the Habsburgs
That is a great task of Japan," said von Habsburg
, who arrived in Japan last Tuesday to visit friends.
But back to George von Habsburg
, whose story is fascinating.
Based upon a detailed knowledge of the music and the multitude of Habsburg
archival documents from the period, Saunders is able to correct many misconceptions and inaccuracies in former discussions of this period.
The last known leak was during the election of Pius X in 1903, when the Habsburg
emperor, Franz Josef, apparently found out who one of the candidates was and vetoed him.