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Metternich

Klemens . 1773--1859, Austrian statesman. He became foreign minister (1809) and made a significant contribution to the Congress of Vienna (1815). From 1821 to 1848 he was both foreign minister and chancellor of Austria and is noted for his defence of autocracy in Europe
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Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant joined Metternich and Art of Sport co-founder Brian Lee, as a founding partner.
Thus we learn that "[a]lle Europaer teilten eine kraftige Antipathie gegen Grossbritannien" (45), and that "Metternich und Castlereagh verstanden Osterreich ais ein Modell fur Europa" (118), without even a pungent quotation or two to back these claims up.
Despite the existing pledges, Metternich and her colleagues are challenging candidates to dream bigger.
Metternich will be recalled to Germany, censured for his efforts to save French culture, undergo denazification (helped by a good word from Jaujard), and receive the French Legion of Honor.
Prussia was represented by its king, Friedrich Wilhelm III; Russia by Tsar Alexander; Britain by its foreign minister, Lord Castlereagh; and Austria, by its chancellor, Klemens von Metternich. Most of these men, it is true, were monarchists who saw republicanism as a highly destabilizing form of government--not an unreasonable conclusion to draw, perhaps, from recent French experimentation.
As Prince Metternich made clear, he was striving to create "a dam to resist the torrent of revolutions." The continental monarchs often justified their hold on power in religious terms.
He was an apprentice to the chef of Prince Wenzel von Metternich, the father of modern diplomacy, in 1832.
Franz Joseph ruled Austria as part of the Habsburg dynasty from 1848-1916, and Owens details the events that preceded and occurred during his reign, including the previous rulers in the dynasty, the upheavals in Central Europe as laboring classes fought against their imperial occupiers, the role of Austria's prime minister Metternich, the history of the conquerors Napoleon and Bismarck, the Crimean War, and the beginning of World War I.
Klemens von Metternich famously said when France sneezes, Europe catches a cold.
German statesman Prince Klemens von Metternich apparently understood money but refused to explain it to anyone.
It does not need a Metternich, Nietzsche, Talleyrand or a Huntington to tell us that both these concepts (and hence these two countries) deep down (AND axiomatically!) negate peaceful and equitable co-existence, in real terms, with the non-Islamic and the non-Chinese world.