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The Sinews of Habsburg Power: Lower Austria in a Fiscal-Military State 1650-1820
William D. Godsey Jr.
Progress: 69/448 pages
Pandora’s Box A History of the First World War
Jörn Leonhard, Patrick Camiller
Progress: 346/1104 pages
The Pursuit of Power: Europe 1815-1914
Richard J. Evans
Progress: 219/928 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 78 out of 224 pages.

A Christmas Carol: And Other Christmas Stories - Charles Dickens, Frederick Busch

I’m reading the title story now, and I’m appreciating how sympathetic his portrayal of Scrooge is — certainly more so than in any of the adaptations that I can recall watching.