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Kaiser Wilhelm II

Emil Ludwig

Kaiser Wilhelm II

by Emil Ludwig

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons Ltd. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • William -- II, -- German Emperor, -- 1859-1941.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Emil Ludwig ... ; translated from the German by Ethel Colburn Mayne.
    ContributionsMayne, Ethel Colburn, d. 1941, tr., Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969, annotator., Chiswick Press,, Library of Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 459, [2] p., [21] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages459
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17766612M

    Kaiser Wilhelm II, Queen Victoria's eldest grandchild, took over the running of the powerful German Reich from Bismarck and within a couple of decades had led it into world war and collapse. How did the Kaiser come to have so much power? Why was there no one to help him steer a less disastrous course? This book analyses these crucial questions with the help of a 3/5(3). Drawing upon his award-winning three-volume biography of the Kaiser, Young Wilhelm: The Kaiser's Early Life, –, Wilhelm II: The Kaiser's Personal Monarchy, –, and Wilhelm II: Into the Abyss of War and Exile, –, Prof. Röhl (emeritus Sussex), gives us a .

    Read "Kaiser Wilhelm II A Life in Power" by Christopher Clark available from Rakuten Kobo. King of Prussia, German Emperor, war leader and defeated exile, Kaiser Wilhelm II was one of the most important - and mo 5/5. By Wilhelm_II Ongoing - Updated Apr 14 Embed Story Share via Email Read New Reading List. y e s. azurlane; gup; highschoolfleet; panzerwaltz; Table of Contents; Details; GuP oc #1 Rp book for Senran Kagura. Azur Lane rp. K 29 K. Open. RP BOOK. K 41 K. what the title says. Daily Dose Of Roon. K 59 A Roon pic every day Reviews:

    Wilhelm II played a significant role in the events that led to the First World War. My hope was to learn who Kaiser Wilhelm II was as a person and how his actions were shaped by his personality. The book's endless details don't begin to reveal anything that comes close to such revelations. You would be wise to skip this book/5(18). Get this from a library! Kaiser Wilhelm II. [Christopher M Clark] -- "Kaiser Wilhelm II is one of the key figures in the history of twentieth-century Europe: King of Prussia and German Emperor from to the collapse of Germany in and a crucial player in the.


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As the eldest grandchild of Queen Victoria, Wilhelm's first cousins included George V of the United Kingdom and many Father: Frederick III, German Emperor. The book largely reads as a listing of the activities from the Kaiser's daily calendar. And at that, it's very poorly edited. I can't imagine why or how the publisher ever allowed the book to be printed.

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Christina Kaiser Wilhelm II book was born in Warwickshire, England, and grew up in Yorkshire. Educated at Notre Dame Grammar School, Leeds, she graduated in English and Divinity in Liverpool and obtained teaching and nursing /5(18).

John C.G. Rohl's "Kaiser Wilhelm II: A Concise Life," is a book obviously touching on the life and reign of Germany's last Hohenzollern monarch (and it's final monarch to date).

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became known as the year of the three emperors for that is when Wilhelm II got his chance to rule Germany with a strong hand.5/5(5). Kaiser Wilhelm, also known as Wilhelm II, was born Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert in Potsdam, near Berlin, Germany, to Frederick III of Germany and Born:   Buy a cheap copy of The Kaiser and his Court: Wilhelm II book by John C.G.

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InWilhelm published his memoirs. Wilhelm II or William II (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert; English: Frederick William Victor Albert) (27 January – 4 June ) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June to 9 November Brand: Balefire Publishing.

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The latest book in the popular Profiles in Power Series, Kaiser Wilhelm provides a concise and analytical examination which covers the entire span of the Kaiser's life, including his years in exile. Wilhelm was one of the key figures in the history of twentieth century Europe as King of Prussia and German Emperor from to the collapse of Germany in.

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G. Röhl,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().Christopher Clark counters John Röhl’s thesis that Wilhelm II was bent on war and had the authority to bring it about with the argument that the Kaiser was a scatterbrain who was not the decision-maker on most foreign and defence policy issues, including the lead-up to the First World War (LRB, 23 April).Clark is right that Röhl has not been able to ‘prove’ that the Kaiser alone.