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Tables of Contents for The Decline and Fall of the Habsburg Empire, 1815-1918
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
List of Maps
vii
 
Acknowledgement
viii
 
Preface to the Second Edition
ix
 
Introduction
1
7
Metternich and his System, 1815-48
8
34
Metternich and his critics
8
3
Metternich and his defenders
11
14
Metternich and domestic policy
25
12
Metternich: a verdict
37
5
1848: the Causes
42
49
The secret societies
43
2
A police state?
45
9
The liberal opposition
54
4
A revolt of the nobility?
58
10
Economic growth in Metternich's Austria
68
7
The economic and social background to 1848
75
7
The fall of Metternich and the outbreak of revolution
82
9
The Failure of the Revolutions of 1848
91
49
The pattern of revolution
92
4
The Revolution in Hungary
96
15
The Revolution in Lombardy-Venetia
111
10
Disobedience and the Camarilla
121
19
From the Counter-Revolution to the Compromise
140
51
Schwarzenberg
140
4
Schwarzenberg and domestic policy
144
9
Schwarzenberg's German policy
153
7
The economic consequences of 1848
160
10
Buol and Habsburg foreign policy
170
8
Rechberg, Mensdorff and the road to Sadowa
178
13
The Dual Monarchy
191
53
The Compromise of 1867
191
11
The economics of Dualism
202
4
A backward Hungary?
206
6
The nationality problem in Hungary
212
11
The nationality problem in Cisleithania
223
21
The Road to Disaster
244
34
Domestic aspects of Habsburg foreign policy
244
3
The occupation of Bosnia-Herzegovina
247
4
Austria-Hungary as a factor for peace or war in Europe
251
12
Austria-Hungary and the First World War
263
6
Conclusion
269
9
Reflections on the Decline and Fall of the Habsburg Empire
278
59
Metternich's Austria as a Josephinist state
280
2
The Catholic Church in Austria during the Metternich era
282
6
Francis I and the rule of law
288
6
The Habsburg welfare state
294
5
The European empires
299
5
Political repression in the European empires
304
6
Economic growth and social welfare
310
11
Intellectual vitality
321
2
Conclusion
323
7
Appendix
1 Chronology of Events
330
4
2 Habsburg Foreign Ministers, 1809-1918
334
1
3 Population and Nationalities in the Empire, 1843-1910
334
3
Maps
337
6
Index
343