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Redlich, Josef 1869-1936

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Works: 175 works in 590 publications in 3 languages and 6,254 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  History  Biography  Rules  Diaries  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Other, win, Author of introduction, Collector, Creator, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Josef Redlich
Emperor Francis Joseph of Austria; a biography by Joseph Redlich( Book )

22 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

EMPEROR FRANCIS JOSEPH OF AUSTRIA Biography by JOSEPH REDLICH. Originally published in 1929. INTRODUCTION: THE life of Emperor Francis Joseph can only be understood in close connection with the political transformation of Europe and the progressive shift in world power that went on during the century between the Congress of Vienna and the Treaty of Versailles. It is from that standpoint that it is here written. At the same time the specific content of this description is his human and political personality. On no other terms can any bounds be set or any form given to the vast mass of interconnected historical events covered by the period of Francis Josephs life and reign. Since, however, whether as man or ruler, he falls far short of being an embodiment of human greatness, it is in a somewhat limited sense only that he fills the conception of a historic personality. So comprehensive, on the other hand, is the range of countries and peoples over whom he reigned j so extensive is the period of his governance j so mighty and multifarious are the European issues influenced, and deeply influenced, by his action and his character, that, judged by the test of influence on great events, he must be said to have counted for more than any other European monarch of the nineteenth century. Compared with his, the singular and momentous career of Napoleon III is but an entracte in Europe. Guardian of an ancient line, inheritor and defender of rights that date far back into medieval times, natural foe of the modern struggle to transform Europe into a series of closed national states, Francis Joseph assumed and maintained for sixty years a position in the Europe that the war destroyed to which that of no other sovereign affords an analogue. What makes him all the more impressive is that there was in him, as in no other European monarch of the past century, a perfect correspondence between the man and his work. To Francis Joseph and to the Empire that came to an end in 1918 the saying certainly applies which is the veritable title deed of biographical history History is made by men. Even in a period preoccupied as is our own with research into the development and function of ideas and of institutions, economic, social and political, history cannot omit personality, since it is the instrument through which the will of a nation or a state has to be exercised. Least of all can this be done where, as with Francis Joseph, the idea of the ruler overpowers that of the man and makes his personal individuality its servant. This is the special note of the problem in biography here attempted. Its peculiarity lies in the sharpened contrast with which we have here to deal, between the limited mental and spiritual powers of the individual in his individual life, and unexampled pressure upon it of political and national, social and economic, ideas and tendencies in all their national and international complexity and all their permutations and combinations, affecting as they did, now this way, now that, the equilibrium of forces in Europe, The extent and difficulty o the task which fell to Francis Joseph in his early youth lends an interest and a special color to his purely personal story. Here the dominant note is given by the fact that, throughout nearly seventy-seven years of action and suffering, Francis Joseph maintained, unaltered, the position he took up on entering on his inheritance. The whole weight of the problems, internal and external, of his realm rested on him he stood firm. This is his distinguishing mark. Constitutional forms might and did alter, but the Emperor retained to the end his primitive conception of the ruler whose will is always the strongest political force in his realm
The procedure of the House of Commons; a study of its history and present form by Josef Redlich( )

26 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the procedures of the House of Commons in the British Parliament from a historical perspective
The history of local government in England, being a reissue of book 1 of Local government in England by Joseph Redlich( Book )

35 editions published between 1901 and 1971 in English and German and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The common law and the case method in American university law schools : a report to the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching by Josef Redlich( Book )

17 editions published between 1914 and 2018 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Local government in England by Joseph Redlich( )

27 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Austrian war government by Josef Redlich( Book )

19 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefwechsel by Hugo von Hofmannsthal( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in German and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Österreichische regierung und verwaltung im weltkriege by Josef Redlich( Book )

17 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of a political diary by J. M Baernreither( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 1984 in English and German and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schicksalsjahre Österreichs, 1908-1919. Das politische Tagebuch Josef Redlichs by Josef Redlich( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in German and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das österreichische Staats- und Reichsproblem; geschichtliche Darstellung der inneren Politik der habsburgischen Monarchie von 1848 bis zum Untergang des Reiches by Josef Redlich( Book )

35 editions published between 1867 and 1920 in German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaiser Franz Joseph von Österreich; eine biographie von Joseph Redlich by Joseph Redlich( Book )

24 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in German and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recht und Technik des englischen Parlamentarismus. Die Geschäftsordnung des House of commons in ihrer geschichtlichen Entwicklung und gegenwärtigen Gestalt by Josef Redlich( Book )

18 editions published in 1905 in German and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragmente eines politischen tagebuches; die südslawische frage und Österreich-Ungarn vor dem weltkrieg by Joseph Maria Baernreither( Book )

12 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in German and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dichter und Gelehrter : Hermann Bahr u. Josef Redlich in ihren Briefen 1896-1934 by Hermann Bahr( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schicksalsjahre Österreichs : die Erinnerungen und Tagebücher Josef Redlichs 1869-1936 by Josef Redlich( Book )

14 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die erweiterte Neuedition der Tagebücher des österreichischen Politikers und Gelehrten Josef Redlich lässt den Lebenskampf des habsburgischen Vielvölkerstaates aus der Perspektive des täglichen Lebens miterleben. Seine den Tagbüchern vorangestellten Lebenserinnerungen schildern den Aufstieg einer jüdischen Familie aus den einfachen Verhältnissen einer slowakischen Landstadt zu einer in Cisleithanien wirtschaftlich erfolgreichen Industriellenfamilie. Die bis zu seinem Tod 1936 reichenden Tagebucheintragungen bieten Einblick in die gesellschaftlichen Verflechtungen, die das politische Geschehen der so dramatischen ersten Jahrzehnte des 20. Jahrhunderts bestimmt haben. In ihrer Gesamtheit sind diese durch Briefauszüge ergänzten Aufzeichnungen eine aus Quellen zusammengestellte "Autobiographie"
The decline of parliamentary government by Harold J Laski( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le gouvernement local en Angleterre by Joseph Redlich( Book )

15 editions published in 1911 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Wesen der österreichischen Kommunal-verfassung by Josef Redlich( Book )

9 editions published in 1910 in German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The procedure of the House of Commons; a study of its history and present form
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Alternative Names
Josef Redlich Austrian educationist, politician and economist

Josef Redlich avstrijski politik

Josef Redlich österreichischer Jurist, Historiker und Politiker

Josef Redlich österrikisk politiker

Josef Redlich østrigsk politiker

Josef Redlich osztrák politikus

Josef Redlich pedagoog uit Oostenrijk (1869-1936)

Josef Redlich politicien autrichien

Josef Redlich político austríaco

Redlich, J.

Redlich, J. 1869-1936

Redlich, Josef.

Redlich, Josef 1869-1936

Redlich Joseph

Redlich Joseph 1869-1936

Redlih, Josif.

רדליך, ג'וזף 1869-1936

Languages
German (164)

English (155)

French (15)