Tag: time

Franz Joseph I (1830-1916) was Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary from 1848 until his death. A ruler among the longest in history, widely loved by his subjects, but also hated by those who, for various reasons, considered the Austro-Hungarian Empire a state out of time. “Out of times” was also his sovereign: traditionalist and tied to the past, Franz Joseph disliked the “new technologies”; he detested the use and the sound of the phone, preferred the horse to the car and the tub to the...
Subscribe to RSS - time