Nationalities within the Hapsburg Empire
“The patchwork appearance reflects the unusual problem of the numerous ethnic groups that the Habsburgs could not, of course, meld into a modern national state. Only the Magyars were recognized in 1867, leaving nationalist Czechs, Slovaks, and the others chronically dissatisfied.” [book].
Donald Kagan et al. The Western Heritage Since 1300. (p. 799)
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