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G. A. C. Sandeman

Metternich is a biography written by G. A. C. Sandeman about the life and political career of Prince Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, an Austrian statesman who played a key role in shaping European politics during the early 19th century. The book delves into Metternich's upbringing, education, and early years in politics, before focusing on his time as Austria's foreign minister and his efforts to maintain the balance of power in Europe during the tumultuous years following the Napoleonic Wars. Sandeman explores Metternich's complex personality, his successes and failures as a diplomat, and his relationships with other key figures of the era, including Tsar Alexander I of Russia and the British Prime Minister, Lord Liverpool. The book also provides insights into the broader political and social context of the time, including the rise of nationalism and the growing tensions between the major European powers. Overall, Metternich offers a detailed and engaging portrait of one of the most influential statesmen of the 19th century.A Biography Of Prince Metternich, Austrian 19th Century Statesman Who Served As Chancellor Of Austria.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2006
  • Pages: 400
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.89in - 1.29lb
  • EAN: 9781428603363
  • Categories: PhilosophersReligiousHistorical