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Spiel, Hilde

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Translated from German by Richard H. Weber. Descriptions of the events of 1814-1815 as the powers of Europe gathered in Vienna to determine the future of their world. From the meetings themselves to the balls, tournaments, concerts, picnics and controversies. Spiel introduces and sets background for the excerpts then lets these firsthand accounts speak for themselves. The women who influenced events are given voice as well as the men. Illustrated, Chilton, Hb, Dj in plastic. USED. $10.00