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    • A Mad Catastrophe

    • The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire
    • By: Geoffrey Wawro
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Wawro
    • Length: 13 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82

    The Austro-Hungarian army that marched east and south to confront the Russians and Serbs in the opening campaigns of World War I had a glorious past but a pitiful present. Speaking a mystifying array of languages and lugging outdated weapons, the Austrian troops were hopelessly unprepared for the industrialized warfare that would shortly consume Europe.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good read

    • By Steve on 10-07-14

    Regular price: $24.95