Culture, resistance and violence: guarding the Habsburg Ostgrenze with Montenegro in 1914

@article{Carmichael2018CultureRA,
  title={Culture, resistance and violence: guarding the Habsburg Ostgrenze with Montenegro in 1914},
  author={C. Carmichael},
  journal={European Review of History: Revue europ{\'e}enne d'histoire},
  year={2018},
  volume={25},
  pages={705 - 723}
}
  • C. Carmichael
  • Published 2018
  • Political Science
  • European Review of History: Revue européenne d'histoire
Abstract Between 1878 and 1918 the Eastern border (Ostgrenze) of the Habsburg Monarchy, and in particular the mountainous regions between Hercegovina and Montenegro, posed security challenges. The people of the region had strong local traditions and a reputation for resistance to outside authority (having fought against Ottoman power for centuries). In 1878, the village of Klobuk had tried to fight off the Habsburg invader and had only slowly been subdued. Thereafter the new authorities built… Expand