Appeared in: Volume 7, Number 2
Published on: October 4, 2011
The Post-Imperial Blues: A Letter from Vienna

Austria-Hungary and the Soviet Union both lost empries. What can we learn from how they coped?

Franz Cede is docent at the Andrassy University in Budapest. A career diplomat, he has served as Austrian Ambassador to Zaire, Russia, and both Belgium and NATO.

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