The Red Prince: The Fall of a Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Europe by Timothy Snyder
Published by Bodley Head on June 5th 2008
Genres: Europe, General, Ukraine
Len's Summary: A view of the breakup of the Habsburg Empire and the aftermath through the life of Archduke Wilhelm von Habsburg (1895-1949), ardent supporter of an independent Ukraine. Also available as The Red Prince: The Secret Lives of a Habsburg Archduke, Perseus and Basic Books, 2008, ISBN 978 0 4650 0237 5, $27.95 cloth.