Towards the American Century:

Austrians in the United States

280 pages • $34.95 • ISBN: 9781608011773 • July 2019 • Add to Cart

The present volume chronicles Austrian immigration to the United States against the backdrop of bilateral relations between the two countries, across the centuries. While it shows the larger themes and epochs in the ongoing relationship, the individuals that came to America and made their contributions over time are also highlighted. The book is accompanied by a website that provides additional information and multimedia content, allowing for a more complete picture of Austrians in the United States over time.

Günter Bischof is the Marshall Plan Professor of History and the Director of Center Austria at the University of New Orleans.


Hannes Richter is the deputy director of the Austrian Press and Information Service at the Embassy of Austria in Washington, DC.

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