The Resource Vienna, 1814 : how the conquerors of Napoleon made love, war, and peace at the Congress of Vienna, David King

Vienna, 1814 : how the conquerors of Napoleon made love, war, and peace at the Congress of Vienna, David King

Label
Vienna, 1814 : how the conquerors of Napoleon made love, war, and peace at the Congress of Vienna
Title
Vienna, 1814
Title remainder
how the conquerors of Napoleon made love, war, and peace at the Congress of Vienna
Statement of responsibility
David King
Title variation
When the world came to town
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the 1814 Congress of Vienna, offering portraits of the participants and discussing the political intrigues, illicit affairs, tangled alliances, and bitter rivalries that marked the occasion that transformed the face of nineteenth-century Europe
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, David
Dewey number
940.2/714
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DC249
LC item number
.K46 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Metternich, Clemens Wenzel Lothar
  • Talleyrand-Périgord, Charles Maurice de
  • Congress of Vienna
  • Europe
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Europe
  • Statesmen
  • Wiener Kongress
Label
Vienna, 1814 : how the conquerors of Napoleon made love, war, and peace at the Congress of Vienna, David King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-417) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dancing with the world in their hands
  • The people's festival
  • A lawless scramble?
  • Six weeks of hell
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Dinner with the tsar
  • Pursuing phantoms
  • The last joust
  • "The
  • glorious moment"
  • Bread and circuses
  • The cook, the painter, the ballerina, and the diplomat
  • Indiscretion
  • King of the suburbs
  • Requiem
  • The great sleigh ride
  • "Odious and criminal traffick in human flesh"
  • Before the cake was cut
  • Time to save the world again
  • His majesty, the outlaw
  • With the spring violets
  • Two princes
  • Criers of Vive le Roi! doers of nothing
  • Farewells -- conquering the peace
  • To conquer or die
  • La belle alliance
  • Shifting sand
  • Illustrious strangers
  • Dorothee's choice
  • The big four
  • Bartering destiny
  • "Europe, unhappy Europe"
  • Spies are everywhere!
Control code
ocn144548388
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 434 pages
Isbn
9780307337160
Lccn
2007024680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)144548388
Label
Vienna, 1814 : how the conquerors of Napoleon made love, war, and peace at the Congress of Vienna, David King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-417) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dancing with the world in their hands
  • The people's festival
  • A lawless scramble?
  • Six weeks of hell
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Dinner with the tsar
  • Pursuing phantoms
  • The last joust
  • "The
  • glorious moment"
  • Bread and circuses
  • The cook, the painter, the ballerina, and the diplomat
  • Indiscretion
  • King of the suburbs
  • Requiem
  • The great sleigh ride
  • "Odious and criminal traffick in human flesh"
  • Before the cake was cut
  • Time to save the world again
  • His majesty, the outlaw
  • With the spring violets
  • Two princes
  • Criers of Vive le Roi! doers of nothing
  • Farewells -- conquering the peace
  • To conquer or die
  • La belle alliance
  • Shifting sand
  • Illustrious strangers
  • Dorothee's choice
  • The big four
  • Bartering destiny
  • "Europe, unhappy Europe"
  • Spies are everywhere!
Control code
ocn144548388
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 434 pages
Isbn
9780307337160
Lccn
2007024680
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)144548388

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