Austrians are a Germanic nation and ethnic group, native to modern Austria and South Tyrol that share a common Austrian culture, Austrian descent and Austrian history. The English term Austrians was applied to the population of Habsburg Austria from the 17th or 18th century …
The first document containing the word "Ostarrîchi", the word is marked with a red circle.
Growth of the Habsburg Monarchy
Kurt Schuschnigg rejected the Nazis desire for an Anschluss and tried his best to keep Austria as an independent country.