Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 November 2007

352 Pages | 2 maps

ISBN: 9780199213917

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Taming Balkan Nationalism

The Habsburg 'Civilizing Mission' in Bosnia 1878-1914

Robin Okey

  • The first full-length history of the Austro-Hungarian occupation of Bosnia to be published in English
  • Draws on uniquely wide-ranging research of all the major Austrian, Hungarian, and South Slav sources
  • Examines the hitherto neglected background to student terrorism in the secondary schools of pre-1914 Bosnia, from which the assassin of Archduke Franz Ferdinand emerged