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Otto von Bismarck
Standard Name: Bismarck, Otto von
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Henning, a recent widower fifteen years older than his bride, was the only son of Graf Harry Kurt Edward von Arnim, a German ambassador who had been exiled from Germany by Bismarck because of political...
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In the same year that MB 's stepfather came under attack by the Prussian government, her brother, Ferdinand Cohen Blind , made an assassination attempt on the Prussian Chancellor, Otto von Bismarck .
Garnett, Richard, and Mathilde Blind. “Memoir”. The Poetical Works of Mathilde Blind, edited by Arthur Symons and Arthur Symons, T. Fisher Unwin, 1900, pp. 1 - 43.
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She had first been commissioned to write these articles in 1915.
One of her important assignments was to report on German wartime abuses. She interviewed victims of such abuse, as well as...
Glyn, Anthony. Elinor Glyn. Hutchinson, 1968.
Hardwick, Joan. Addicted to Romance: The Life and Adventures of Elinor Glyn. Andre Deutsch, 1994.
The Prussian government called in the conservative Otto von Bismarck —then Prussian Ambassador at Paris—as prime minister.
Germany and Denmark again clashed over the Schleswig-Holstein Duchies.
To preclude occupation by the German Confederation of the Schleswig-Holstein Duchies (lying between Denmark and Prussia, ruled by Denmark), Bismarck led an alliance of Prussia and Austria, which defeated Denmark in the summer.
15 June 1866
The Austro-Prussian or Seven Weeks' War broke out (deliberately provoked by Bismarck ) between Prussia and Italy on one side and Austria and a number of minor German states on the other.
With the support of both a parliament elected by universal male suffrage and German liberals, Bismarck became the Chancellor of a united German Empire.
29 January 1871
Paris capitulated to the Prussians who had been besieging it since the previous September. Political opinion in the city was fiercely divided and food was running short.