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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 269 out of 597 pages.

Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942 - Ian W. Toll

I am really enjoying this book. Toll has a good writing style -- very dramatic and evocative, with nice pen portraits of the major commanders.