• Brian Hunter
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Key Historical Events. Following the break-up of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the Republic of Austria was proclaimed on 12 Nov. 1918. On 12 March 1938 Austria was forcibly absorbed into Nazi Germany. On 27 April 1945 a provisional government was set up and recognized by the Allies on 20 Oct. 1945. Austria recovered its full independence by the Austrian State Treaty of 15 May 1955.

Republik Österreich


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Further Reading

  1. Austrian Central Statistical Office. Main publications: Statistisches Jahrbuch für die Republik Österreich. New Series from 1950. Annual.—Statistische Nachrichten. Monthly.—Beitrüge zur österreichischen Statistik (1,104 vols.).—Statistik in Österreich 1918–1938. [Bibliography] 1985.—Veröffentlichungen des Österreichischen Statistischen Zentralamtes 1945–1985. [Bibliography], 1990.—Republik Österreich, 1945–1995.Google Scholar
  2. Salt, D., Austria [Bibliography]. Oxford and Santa Barbara (CA), 1986Google Scholar
  3. Sully, M. A., A Contemporary History of Austria. London, 1990Google Scholar
  4. Wolfram, H. (ed.) Österreichische Geschichte. 10 vols. Vienna, 1994-Google Scholar
  5. National statistical office: Austrian Central Statistical Office, POB 9000, A-1033 Vienna.Google Scholar
  6. National library: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Josefsplatz, 1015 Vienna.Google Scholar

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