Imperial Germany 1890 - 1918

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Routledge, Jun 6, 2014 - History - 136 pages

The Wilhelmine period is a crucial period of German history and the focus of great historical controversy; greater understanding of this period is also vital to explain the rise of the Third Reich. The authors focus on Germany's role as a major military and imperial power, industrialiastion and the economy, the crucial effects of the war years and the disturbing evidence that Germany's response to Hitler is to be found in the Wilhelmine era.

 

Contents

LIST OF MAPS
THE HOUSE THAT BISMARCK BUILT
Narration and Analysis
SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS
THE ARMED FORCES
FOREIGN AND COLONIAL POLICY 18901914
THE TEST OF WAR 191418
Assessment
Documents
CHRONOLOGY
INDEX

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