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The History of the Twentieth Century

A chronicle of the history of the twentieth century, including art, music, popular culture, science, religion, and, of course, politics and war.
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Now displaying: October, 2016
Oct 30, 2016

The development of radio and related technologies at the beginning of the century heralded the birth of what we now call electronics, and with it, mass media.

Oct 23, 2016

In 1908, Austria-Hungary formally annexed Bosnia, which she had been governing for 30 years. For the first time in Franz Josef's 60-year reign, Austria was gaining, rather than losing, territory. A cause for celebration, right?

Oct 9, 2016

We take a look at the convoluted ethnic makeup of Austria-Hungary as well as some of the principal Austrian cultural figures of the time.

Oct 2, 2016

The Dual Monarchy of Austria-Hungary struggles to remain relevant in the quickly changing nineteenth century.

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