August 26th in German History: The Battle on the Marchfeld

The Habsburg dynasty is commonly the object of ridicule and humor for their slow decline that began in the 17th century and ended with the destruction of Austria-Hungary at the end of WWI. However, for nearly a millennia they were the preeminent force in Central Europe and at times held sway over entire continents. TheContinue reading “August 26th in German History: The Battle on the Marchfeld”