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Ss Sophie von Hohenberg and drawing on a wide variety of unpublished sources and with uniue access to previously restricted Hungarian and Czech archives including Sophie s diaries and family papers King and Woolmans have written the most comprehensive account of this momentous event available in English In doing so they offer readers an intriguing and startlingly revisionist look at this most famous of Archdukes his family and their momentous collision with destiny in. This is my first book on Archduke Ferdinand and I found it incredibly engaging There are some books you struggle to

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The Assassination of the Archduke: Sarajevo 1914 and the Murder that Changed the World

In The Assassination of the Archduke Greg King and Sue Woolmans offer readers a vivid account of the lives and cruel deaths of Franz Ferdinand and his beloved Sophie Combining royal biography romance and political assassination the story unfolds against a backdrop of glittering privilege and an Imperial Court consumed with hatred taking readers from Bohemian castles to the horrors of Nazi concentration camps in a compelling fascinating human drama As moving as the fab. We ve all heard of Archduke Franz Ferdinand whose assassination sparked the First World War But I for one knew little

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Led romance of Nicholas and Alexandra as dramatic as Mayerling Sarajevo resonates with love and loss triumph and tragedy in a vibrant and powerful narrative It lays bare the lethal circumstances surrounding that fateful Sunday morning in examining not only the Serbian conspiracy that killed Franz and Sophie but also insinuations about the hidden powers in Vienna that may well have sent them to their deaths With a Foreword from the Archduke s great granddaughter Prince. What a wonderfully written history biography I learned so much about the period and Franz Ferdinand s life The shock


11 thoughts on “The Assassination of the Archduke: Sarajevo 1914 and the Murder that Changed the World

  1. says:

    We ve all heard of Archduke Franz Ferdinand whose assassination sparked the First World War But I for one knew little about him personally.The assassination, and the politics surrounding it, are condensed into a

  2. says:

    I enjoyed this book enormously It completed a story I had long been curious about the details of the personal relationship that helped to transform Europe at the beginning of the twentieth century, the character of the Archduke, and what happened to Sophie and Franz Ferdinand s children The well known rock band chose their name because everyone knows who he was yet no one recalls anything about Franz Ferdinand except for his ass

  3. says:

    I really enjoyed this book The fate of Archduke Franz Ferdinand is probably one of the most famous events in modern history, yet for most of us so little is known about him, his family, and the circumstances surrounding his death Whil

  4. says:

    I always wanted to know about reason behind first world war I had known several things about archduke Franz Ferdinand but this book is Epic and provide every minute detail of his life and his struggle I admire the author for collecting this all information and inconvenience generation.

  5. says:

    This is a book that I couldn t put down It s an extensive and extraordinarily well researched history It is also the amazing and true story of a great romance The book is incredibly thorough yet not by any means s

  6. says:

    What a wonderfully written history biography I learned so much about the period and Franz Ferdinand s life The shock was the persecution of his family after the fall of the Hapsburgs and the WW1 This book is so easy to read and if one likes history the way that I do it is a have to have addition to the library

  7. says:

    Rather disappointing I expected that a historian s view of what might have happened in rather dry prose.

  8. says:

    This is an excellent book that fills a major gap in the story of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Countess Sophie namely, what happened to their children and grandchildren after they were assassinated So much of their lives ha

  9. says:

    This is my first book on Archduke Ferdinand, and I found it incredibly engaging There are some books you struggl

  10. says:

    I m always been fascinated by the what ifs surrounding the family of the last tsar of Russia not so much what was going on in Austria Hungary that helped precipitate the fall of the Romanovs I decided to read this book on the strength of some of Greg King s other works, and was not disappointed He paints a very human picture of Fr

  11. says:

    I have been curious about the origins of world war first for a while I was familiar with the assassination of Franz Ferdinand but I didn t understand what role his death played in the unfolding war.This book goes very into details to provide a complete picture It not only explains how the archduke s death catalyzed the fall of an empire it also shows his character and personality as well as his wife Sophie and his children and grandchildre

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