Frankfurt Assembly and Reinstatement of German Confederation.
American Affairs 1760-83. Austria and Prussia split up the lands obtained. Unfortunately, the cost of making this material freely available is increasing, so if you have found the site useful and would like to contribute towards its continuation, I would greatly appreciate it.
North German Confederation. Most of the other German states were deeply suspicious of Prussian militarism and sided with Austria, e.
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As a result of the Treaty of Prague August , Austria was now excluded from German affairs but importantly Bismarck had made sure that Austria lost no land. Unification of German States Summary When the United States announced its independence from Great Britain in 1776, Central Europe was a fragmented area of roughly 300 sovereign, independent states kingdoms, duchies, principalities, free cities, etc.
The Congress of Vienna was formed in 1815 after Napoleon was defeated, in order to redraw the boundaries of Europe. An attempt to set up a unified Germany failed when the King of Prussia refused to accept the title of German Emperor.
This created hostile feelings between the French and Germans. Bismarck had predicted a war between Austria and Prussia, and made an alliance with Italy promising Italy would help Prussia in a war with Austra.
Several other German states joined, and the North German Confederation served as a model for the future German Empire. The French provinces of Alsace and Lorraine were annexed.
German Confederation. Tory Governments 1812-30. This is a website with a lot of links about the war. He requested, however, that the Secretary formally notify him of the intentions of the U.
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