The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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In their rejection of liberal, potentially revolutionary trends as dangerous to their
rule, the German princes saw eye to eye, but the Emperor of Austria and the King
of Prussia were deeply divided as regards the issue of supremacy in Germany.
The fact that only after the Germans had taken command could the Russian front
be stabilized and that Serbia and Romania were not defeated until 1915 and
1916, respectively, did little to enhance the prestige of the Austrian government.
Large segments of the population gave wholehearted support to the republic; the
most resolute opposition, however, came from an ethnic minority that soon came
to be known as the Sudeten Germans. The age-old antagonism between ...
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