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The life of Prince Otto von Bismarck

by Frank Preston Stearns

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Published by J.B. Lippincott company in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bismarck, Otto, Fürst von, 1815-1898,
  • Germany -- History -- 1789-1900,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1789-1900

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Frank Preston Stearns
    The Physical Object
    Pagination431 p. :
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24181415M
    OCLC/WorldCa18998727

    Prince Otto Eduard Leopold von Bismarck-Schönhausen Duke of Lauenburg (1 April – 30 July ) was an aristocrat and statesman of the 19th century in Europe. As Prime Minister of Prussia from to , he was mainly responsible for unifying most of the many independent German countries into the new German Empire in Deputy: Otto Graf zu Stolberg-Wernigerode, Karl .   This riveting, New York Times bestselling biography illuminates the life of Otto von Bismarck, the statesman who unified Germany but who also embodied everything brutal and ruthless about Prussian culture. Jonathan Steinberg draws heavily on contemporary writings, allowing Bismarck's friends and foes to tell the story. What rises from these pages is a complex giant of a man: a 2/5(3).

    Otto von Bismarck biography Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck was born on April 1st, , at Schönhausen, a family estate lying near Stendal in the Mark of Brandenburg to the northwest of Berlin. OTTO EDUARD LEOPOLD VON BISMARCK () was born into a family that had belonged to the nobility from the 14th century. He studied law at the Universities of Gttingen and Berlin, and later served as prime minister of Prussia, from to , and as Germanys first chancellor, from to In this two-volume set, Otto von Bismarck gives a full account of his life, from his formative.

    "The Life of Bismarck" is the best-known work of Johann George Ludwig Hesekiel. This book is the most thorough biography of the first Chancellor of the German Empire and one of the greatest politicians of 19th century, the famous "Iron Chancellor".   Otto Eduard Leopold von Bismarck was born on 1 April in Schönhausen in the Prussian province of Saxony. His father, Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand von Bismarck, was a wealthy Junker and a former Prussian military officer. Otto was raised as a typical Prussian Junker, well-educated though still carrying those Prussian values and traditions with him.


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Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg (born von Bismarck-Schönhausen; German: Otto Eduard Leopold Fürst von Bismarck, Herzog zu Lauenburg; 1 April – 30 July ), known as Otto von Bismarck (German: [ˈɔto fɔn ˈbɪsmaʁk] ()), was a conservative German statesman who masterminded the unification of Germany in and served as its first chancellor until Children: Marie, Herbert, Wilhelm.

Otto von Bismarck ()—also known as the “Iron Chancellor”—was Chancellor of the newly-united German Empire from to During his.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stearns, Frank Preston, Life of Prince Otto von Bismarck. Philadelphia ; London: J.B. Otto von Bismarck, in the uniform of the regiment of Cuirassier named after him, 'Bismarck-Cuirassiers'.

Photograph: Bettmann/Corbis O tto. Otto von Bismarck served as prime minister of Prussia (–73, –90) and was the founder and first chancellor (–90) of the German Empire. As chancellor, he pursued pacific policies in foreign affairs, succeeding in preserving the The life of Prince Otto von Bismarck book in Europe for about two decades, but showed authoritarian tendencies in domestic affairs.

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This riveting, New York Times bestselling biography illuminates the life of Otto von Bismarck, the statesman who unified Germany but who also embodied everything brutal and ruthless about Prussian culture.

Jonathan Steinberg draws heavily on contemporary writings, allowing Bismarck's friends and foes to tell the story. What rises from these pages is a complex giant of a/5.

I have read Bismarck: A Life by Jonathan Steinberg. I must say, it has been really mind blowing. It has truly changed the way I look at things and people. Not least because Bismarck himself is a fascinating person to contemplate on, but also bec.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jacks, William, Life of Prince Bismarck. Glasgow: J. Maclehose, (OCoLC) Named Person. Otto von Bismarck - Otto von Bismarck - Prime minister: In Bismarck was sent to Russia as Prussian ambassador, and not long thereafter (May ) he moved to Paris as ambassador to the court of Napoleon III.

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Otto von Bismarck (bĬz´märk, Ger. ô´tō fən bĬs´märk), –98, German statesman, known as the Iron Chancellor. Early Life and Career Born of an old Brandenburg Junker family, he studied at Göttingen and Berlin, and after holding minor judicial and administrative offices he was elected () to the Prussian Landtag [parliament].

Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg—or, as some refer to him, Otto Von Bismarck—boasts a name that echoes in the annals of history.

A man who was by all means larger than life and who single-handedly influenced and shaped the way Europe would develop even after his death, Otto was born in Schönhausen, Prussia, on. Otto Von Bismarck () Prince Otto Von Bismarck was born Otto Eduard Leopold on April 1st, He was born on the family estate at Schönhausen in Bandenburg.

He is the third son of Ferdinand Von Bismarck- Schönhausen and Wilhelmina Mencken. Author by: Otto Von Bismarck Languange: en Publisher by: Cosimo, Inc.

Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 11 Total Download: File Size: 51,7 Mb Description: OTTO EDUARD LEOPOLD VON BISMARCK () was born into a family that had belonged to the nobility from the 14th studied law at the Universities of Gttingen and Berlin, and later served as prime minister. The battleship Bismarck was named in honour of Otto Fürst von Bismarck, the architect of German unification and the arbiter of European politics during the second half of the 19th century.

Bismarck, also known as the "Iron Chancellor", was the founder and first chancellor of the German Empire, and through his diplomatic skills, he managed to maintain the peace in Europe for a generation.

Read the full-text online edition of Bismarck, the Man & the Statesman: Being the Reflections and Reminiscences of Otto, Prince Von Bismarck - Vol. 1 (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Bismarck, the Man & the Statesman: Being the. I also learned that Prince Otto von Bismarck himself was almost certainly deranged and a seriously unpleasant individual, both personally and in public.

Bearing in mind the wars of Bismarck's lifetime and the subsequent and so-called 'Great War' as well as the Second World War which, in large part, was an inevitable follow-up of the first one /5().Otto von Bismarck was born on April 1, in Schönhausen, Prussia, in a well-to-do family in the Province of Saxony.

His father Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand von Bismarck was a former military officer. His mother was Wilhelmine Luise Mencken.

Otto von Bismarck Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg, simply known as Otto von Bismarck, was a conservative German statesman who dominated European affairs from the s to his dismissal in