Wilhelm II: Prince and Emperor, 1859-1900

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University of North Carolina Press, 1996 - History - 463 pages
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Traces the early years in the life of Wilhelm II, German emperor before the First World War, focusing on his genealogy, education, and service as an officer in the Prussian Army

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Well written; very interesting. This is the third book I have read on the life of Wilhelm II. By far this one is the best. It goes into more depth of the characters and circumstances of his life. The ... Read full review

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Though a long-time favorite of royal biographers, Germany's last emperor has remained one of history's caricatures. In this first of two volumes, however, historian Cecil brings life to Wilhelm in ... Read full review

Contents

One The Heir i
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Two The Education of a Prince
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Three A Potsdam Lieutenant 5 5
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