By Pavlina Bobic
Pavlina Bobic examines the Catholic Church's interpretation of the character of the 1st global struggle, which provided the good ecu conflagration with an ethical size and bestowed upon it ideological legitimation. This quantity scrutinizes contexts within which spiritual techniques have been hired via the Slovenian clergy to boost the Habsburg dynastic authority in addition to to deepen the patriotic feel of Slovenians. It indicates the interplay of studies on the entrance and at domestic, and explains the the most important purposes for the Church's political (re)orientation in the course of the warfare. Drawing greatly on modern files, letters and diaries of infantrymen, civilians and sought after figures, this account offers clean perception into the people's figuring out of the clash, which brought on tensions that have been vital to the dissolution of the Habsburg empire.