A History of Prussia
Routledge, 13 thg 10, 2014 - 336 trang
In little more than two centuries Prussia rose from medieval obscurity and the devastation of the Thirty Years War to become the dominant power of continental Europe. Her rulers rose from Electors to Kings, and from Kings to Emperors. It is a dramatic story, and H. W. Koch fills a major gap in English-language literature with this comprehensive account. It traces the origins and rise of the Prussian state from the thirteenth century to the causes and consequences of its incorporation into the German Empire.
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... the atrocities of the Third Reich. One of the many problems when dealing with the Prussian state is to decide when it came to an end. Should it be 1871 when Germany was reunified and Prussia merged into the Reich; should it be Preface.
reunified and Prussia merged into the Reich; should it be 1918 when the Hohenzollern dynasty abdicated; or 1932 when Chancellor von Papen put an end to the last Prussian government; or 1947 when the victors of the Second World War ...
Yet at the same time, in order to attract the immigration of more Germans from the Reich, the order pursued a positive policy in encouraging the growth of the towns. The charters of such cities as Liibeck and Magdeburg were repeated in ...
Prussia comprised a colony of the Reich as a whole; the lines of communication to the homeland were direct and relatively uncomplicated. In the process of eastward expansion new villages and towns were modelled on those already existing ...
Rome supported the Poles, while for some time the conflict tied the order more closely to the Reich. This was of some help to Emperor Ludwig of Bavaria during his conflict with the church. After the victory over the Poles, ...
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Interesting and thorough book on Prussia. But......When I began reading the book I got about half way through the first chapter and stopped. I considered returning it to the library unread. I have ... Đọc toàn bộ bài đánh giá
11 Frederick William IV
12 Prussia and Germany 18601871
13 Prussia in Germany
14 The end of Prussia
9 The War of Liberation