In 1786 Joseph II undertook to regulate the people's pleasures.
In the same spirit in which he had founded the national theatre Joseph II.
Naturally the guidance of teachers such as the above could lead a selfish and ambitious mind like that of Joseph II.
Having observed that when the three dominant races were protesting against the reforms of Joseph II.
This enlightened policy was not continued by the successors of Joseph II.
As to general literature, its range had not widened for a century; it had narrowed again after the death of Joseph II.
I have suffered for my doctrines and actions, but the fate of Joseph II is tragic.
It was formerly an important fortress, erected in 1780 by the emperor Joseph II.
He was not rigidly oppressive, but he checked the evidences of a freer development among the people, which Joseph II.
He spoke to him with more confidence and cheerfulness than he had spoken to Joseph II.