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Kaiser and his times

Michael Leonard Graham Balfour

Kaiser and his times

by Michael Leonard Graham Balfour

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Published by Cresset Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Michael Balfour.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD229 .B26
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 524 p.
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5907011M
    LC Control Number64006740
    OCLC/WorldCa1939072

      John C. G. Röhl is Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Sussex. His many previous publications include The Kaiser and his Court () which was awarded the Wolfson History Prize as well as the two previous volumes of his biography of Kaiser Wilhelm II - Young Wilhelm: The Kaiser's Early Life, (Cambridge University Press, ) and Wilhelm II: The Kaiser's Brand: Cambridge University Press. The Kaiser's Last Kiss was somewhat of a poignant and solemn novel to read. I had read it through an E-book (not a quite convenient way of reading a novel) but it navigated through a Nazi officer and his attraction with a secretive Dutch girl and the life of Kaiser Wilhelm II when he was placed in exile following World War II and Hitler's /5.

    Of all the books I have read about the First World War, none have changed my mind about an aspect of it more than this. I used to buy into the popular idea of Kaiser Wilhelm II as an unstable militarist who was largely responsible for the First World War. But, as this book demonstrates, the Kaiser was not much of /5.   I spent six years writing my book about Wilhelm and his cousins, King George V, of England, and Tsar Nicholas II, and the Kaiser’s egotism and .

    The Kaiser and his times by Balfour, Michael Leonard Graham and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   This book is a synopsis of the authors three volume biography of Kaiser Wilhelm II written in a style that appeals to students of the historical period and casual readers as well. The difficulties faced by Wilhelm during childhood including his awkward and unsatisfying relationship with his mother are given prominence as an underlying reason /5.


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The Kaiser and his Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany Paperback – 12 Jan It is timely to look more closely at this man, his world and his times. This book is a great place to start investigating and I highly recommend it.

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Using new archival sources, this book analyzes the Kaiser and the nature of his rule. After an original character sketch of the Kaiser, the book then examines the Kaiser's friends and favorites, the neo-absolutist culture of the Within a couple of decades Kaiser Wilhelm II had led the German Reich into World War and collapse/5.

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The book is essentially a collection of essays devoted to various issues involving the Kaiser and his government. So while it is not structured like a conventional history of this era, or a biography of the Kaiser, an abundance of historical and biographical information is by: the kaiser and his times by Michael Balfour ‧ RELEASE DATE: N/A Although Virginia Cowles' The Kaiser is more popular biography and an excellent one, Mr.

Balfour is the more serious student of the background and the international affairs that led to WWI. Historian Balfour believes that ""an individual can only be understood in the light of his surroundings."" He devotes the first part of this book to a swift history of Germany from antiquity to the Kaiser's birth and, throughout the biographical portion, he pays close attention to the national and international effects of Wilhelm II's unrestrainable meddlings in domestic and foreign affairs.

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