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allies of Britain, France and Russia winning the war successfully. There were many reasons to why the Allies won the war. Some of the reasons were the effects of the long war on the German Economy, the Alliance Systems, The Allied Naval Blockade on Germany and the entry of the U.S.A. At the start of the war two alliances had formed, the triple Entente which consisted of France, Russia and Great Britain. The Germans saw this alliance forming, and realised they had possible enemies on both fronts. In...

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German Foreign Policy International Relations 1871 - 1914 Part 1 1 Background Unification of Germany The Congress of Vienna at the end of the Napoleonic Wars in 1815 redrew the map of Europe and established the Confederation of German States (39 of them) which were under the control of Austria-Hungary. 2 Germany 1815 3 German Unification Prussia, the largest of these states, wanted to end Austrian domination and unite the states into a new German Empire under her own...

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Romans in Germany

The Romans in Germany There were many territories that made up the Roman Empire. These territories that it was a part of helped to make the it one of the greatest civilizations of all time. One such territory was Germania, which later developed into the present day country of Germany. For nearly half a millennium much of what is now Western Germany formed an integral part of the Roman Empire. In 55 B.C., Caesar’s armies reached the Rhine and by 15 BC Roman armies had advanced as far as the Danube...

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Unifying Germany

Question: Analyze the factors that prevented the development of a unified Germany state in the sixteenth seventeenth centuries. What were the three most important reasons that Germany did not become a state along the lines of France or Spain? Answer To Above Question The Holy Roman Empire (HRE) was the most powerful Kingdom during the middle Ages, but during the broken reign of the HRE, no strong centralized form of government existed. The kingdom was torn apart religiously and then the 30 Years’...

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Adventures in Germany

Adventures in Germany (Final Draft) Carl Page Mr. Tedrow Germany is a country that has exquisite beauty as well as a vastly different culture, which has over the years made me a far richer individual. For every year since I was born, my family and I go on an extensive trip every year to Germany for three weeks to visit the mother’s side of my family. When I visit Germany, I stay with my grandma, who resides in Hanau. Hanau is a city comprised of 90,000 people, around 20 kilometers away from Frankfurt...

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Importance of Stresemann to Germany

How important was Stresemann to Germany between 1923 to 1929? Introduction Stresemann, first aider of Germany all-round played a major part to Germany’s recovery after world war one was therefore very important to Germanys recovery. After the Kaiser fled Germany he left the new found government the Weimar republic to pick up the pieces of the ruined Germany and get the blame for the war loss the German people referred to this as being ‘stabbed in the...

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Germany 1924-1928

policy of fulfilment being instituted. However, Germany was at risk as her economy was founded on short-term foreign investment and a cut off of funds would leave her economy shattered yet again. The French occupation of the Ruhr, Germany's most important industrial area, had been devastating for Germany as it had rendered her industry relatively broken. Germany had made the first reparations payment in August 1921 but by the end of the year, Germany announced that she was unable to make the next...

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IR Germany and Islamic State

 Germany and Islamic Military Intervention International Relations POLS1160 The Islamic State is a region in the Middle East that is an unrecognized state with a self-declared government. They control a landmass in northwest Iraq and eastern Syria. Since the removal of U.S troops from Iraq in 2011, tensions have escalated between the government and radical groups such as ISIS. ISIS has slowly been conquering land in Iraq. They are well trained and organized soldiers that have an effective...

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Witch Trials in Germany

were a time of dramatic change in Germany, both religiously and politically. Religiously, the Protestant Reformation, driven by Luther’s ninety-five theses, challenged Catholicism. Politically, the Holy Roman Empire grew weaker whilst territorial states such as Ellwagen gained power. The changes within these political and religious institutions threatened the social structure, causing people to become insecure and vulnerable. Witch hunts were not common in Germany until around 1570, after the Council...

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Comparison of the Unifications of Italy and Germany

v. Nationalism 3-4 Chapter 3: Differences 4-6 i. Leaders 4 ii. Context of Unification 4-5 iii. Great Powers 5 iv. Unitary vs. Federal States 5 v. The Goal of Each Nation 5-6 Chapter 4: Conclusion 6 Chapter 1: Introduction Both Italy and Germany became unified in the mid to late 1800s after years of unrest that started with the 1815 Congress of Vienna, where both of these countries were split up into many states. One can compare and contrast these unification processes because they had many...

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