Prince Kaunitz extends his influence in the Empire

(36 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note


Prince Kaunitz, who represented Maria Theresa at the peace negotiations of Aix-la-Chapelle, now further extends his influence in the Empire. He proposes an alliance with France and Russia, aimed at the recovery of Silesia from Prussia.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.

Citation:
Editors. "Prince Kaunitz extends his influence in the Empire". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17571, accessed 28 August 2015.]