Metternich, 1773-1859 a study of his period and personality by Algernon Cecil

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Statementby Algernon Cecil
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Paginationix, 344 p., [l] leaf of plates
Number of Pages344
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Metternich, ; a Study of his Period and Personality. By Algernon Cecil. (Eyre and Spottiswoode. 9s.) MR. ALOERNON CECIL has told the story of Metternich's life with a certain elaboration of style, yet without trace of pedantry, and after the manner of the.– The Sachertorte was created by pastry chef Franz Sacher () in for Prince Clemens Lothar Wensel Metternich () of Austria, the Austrian State Chancellor.

The prince enjoyed trying new dishes and ordered the chef to create a new cake. Orders were sent to the kitchens where it was instant pandemonium.Klemens von Metternich () started his career as a diplomat for the Austrian Empire in Berlin and Paris and proved that he was a skilled negotiator and clever statesman.

By he was Austria’s representative at the Vienna Congress that decided the fate of Europe after Napoleon’s defeat.

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