Keywords: austro-hungary

Thunder At Twilight: Vienna 1913/1914

Thunder At Twilight: Vienna 1913/1914

Frederic Morton

ISBN: 9780306810213
Year of publication: 2001

I cannot begin to tell you the flavor of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It was a ramshackle affair but it was charming, gay and I experienced more kindness here. than ever before or since in my life. Times past cant return, but I wish they were back. JAMES JOYCE, TO A FRIEND And when we were children, staying at the arch-dukes, My cousins, he took me out on a sled, And I was frightened. He said, Marie, Marie, hold on tight. And down we went. T. S. ELIOT, The Waste Land To M. C. M. To my two ...

Keywords: austro-hungary wwi