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Bismarck : a life, Jonathan Steinberg

Label
Bismarck : a life
Title
Bismarck
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Steinberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Otto von Bismarck transformed Europe more completely than anybody in the 19thcentury--except for Napoleon. This riveting biography illuminates the life of the statesman who unified Germany but who also embodied everything brutal and ruthless about Prussian culture
Summary
Examines the life of Otto von Bismarck, the statesman who unified Germany but who also embodied everything brutal and ruthless about Prussian culture
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
385884
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
943.083
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Bismarck : a life, Jonathan Steinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-537) and index
Contents
Bismarck's "sovereign self" -- Bismarck : born Prussian and what that meant -- Bismarck : the "Mad Junker" -- Bismarck represents himself, 1847-1851 -- Bismarck as diplomat, 1851-1862 -- Power -- "I have beaten them all! All!" -- The unification of Germany, 1866-1870 -- The decline begins : liberals and Catholics -- "The guest house of the dead Jew" -- Three Kaisers and Bismarck's fall from power -- Conclusion : Bismarck's legacy : blood and irony
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 577 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780199599011
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010045387
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) a670280
Label
Bismarck : a life, Jonathan Steinberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-537) and index
Contents
Bismarck's "sovereign self" -- Bismarck : born Prussian and what that meant -- Bismarck : the "Mad Junker" -- Bismarck represents himself, 1847-1851 -- Bismarck as diplomat, 1851-1862 -- Power -- "I have beaten them all! All!" -- The unification of Germany, 1866-1870 -- The decline begins : liberals and Catholics -- "The guest house of the dead Jew" -- Three Kaisers and Bismarck's fall from power -- Conclusion : Bismarck's legacy : blood and irony
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 577 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780199599011
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010045387
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) a670280

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