Bismarck and Germany, 1862-1890

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Longman, 1998 - History - 142 pages

This study provides students with a concise, up-to-date and analytical account of Bismarck's role in modern German history. Williamson guides readers through the complex events leading to the defeats of Austria and France in 1866 and 1870 and the subsequent creation of a united Germany in January 1871. He then explores the domestic and foreign problems Bismarck faced up to 1890 in consolidating unification.

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Contents

BISMARCK
5
THE ROAD TO KONIGGRATZ
14
THE NORTH GERMAN CONFEDERATION
26
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About the author (1998)

David Williamson is a writer and lecturer, and former Head of History and Politics at Highgate School. He is the author of a number of books on the history of Germany and Anglo-German relations.

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