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The Life of Otto Von Bismarck (1815-1898)

Otto Von Bismarck (1815-1898)        Prince Otto Von Bismarck was born Otto Eduard Leopold on April 1st, 1815. He was born on the family ... king and the Camarilla. The king, on hi part, began to lose confidence in Bismarck, and in May 1859 Prince William, then regent, relieved him of his post and sent him to St. Petersburg as ambassador. ... nt him to St. Petersburg as ambassador. There he became the friend of the Russian foreign minister, Prince Gorchakov, who was destined to aid him in bringing about the diplomatic isolation of Austria ...

(7 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

General Background to World War I--European History, 1871 to 1914: A very brief overview

on of the 1860s and the Prussian defeat of France in 1870-71, the rise of the remarkable statesman, Prince Otto von Bismarck of Prussia, seemed to promise a period of, if not permanent, then certainly ...

(10 pages) 53 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I