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From Metternich to Bismarck a textbook of European history, 1815-1878 by Lionel Cecil Jane

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Europe -- History -- 1789-1900,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1789-1900

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby L. Cecil Jane.
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. incl. plans, tables.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16478417M
LC Control Number11000006

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  From Metternich to Bismarck: A Textbook of European History; (Classic Reprint) [L. Cecil Jane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from From Metternich to Bismarck: A Textbook of European History; Conference policy. Prince Otto von Bismarck and Prince Klemens von Metternich can be compared to the dual sides of a German Mark. A German Mark that has sported different faces when repeatedly tossed over the years. After , the Prussian-friendly German historians hailed Bismarck as the national hero, who had united Germany while Metternich was deemed a failure. It covers every aspect of Metternich’s life with a wealth of detail, and dishes up some delightful gems The real strength of the book lies in its coverage of the internal politics of the Habsburg Empire, Metternich’s attempts to reorganize it, and the power struggles at its heart after the death of Emperor Francis I in Klemens Wenzel Nepomuk Lothar, Prince of Metternich-Winneburg zu Beilstein (15 May – 11 June ), was an Austrian diplomat who was at the center of European affairs for three decades as the Austrian Empire's foreign minister from and Chancellor from until the liberal Revolutions of forced his resignation.. Born into the House of Metternich in as the son of a.

  He dealt with all the great figures of Europe from Wellington to Bismarck. The book is laborious in its detail and often thematic rather than chronological in its presentation of every conceivable aspect of Metternich’s life (). Germany - Germany - The age of Metternich and the era of unification, – In place of the Holy Roman Empire the peacemakers of the Congress of Vienna had established a new organization of German states, the German Confederation. This was a loose political association in which most of the rights of sovereignty remained in the hands of the member governments. He dealt with all the great figures of Europe from Wellington to Bismarck. This book is laborious in its detail and often thematic rather than chronological in its presentation of every conceivable aspect of Metternich’s life (–). Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "From Metternich to Bismarck: a textbook of European history, ".

Metternich by Todd, D and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Buy the Paperback Book From Metternich To Bismarck: A Textbook Of European History, by Lionel Cecil Jane at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in . Bismarck was born in at Schönhausen, a noble family estate west of Berlin in the Prussian province of father, Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand von Bismarck (–), was a Junker estate owner and a former Prussian military officer; his mother, Wilhelmine Luise Mencken (–), was the well educated daughter of a senior government official in Berlin. Metternich was a conservative foreign minister who thought nationalism and liberalism would adversely affect Austria. Bismarck, on the other hand, was nationalistic and somewhat more liberal than Metternich. Bismarck unified Germany from its many independent states and did not believe in foreign colonies like the other European powers.