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Wilhelm II

Lamar Cecil

Wilhelm II

by Lamar Cecil

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilhelm -- II, -- Emperor of Germany, -- 1859-1941.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLamar Cecil. Vol.2, Emperor and exile, 1900-1941.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17521942M

      THE KAISER'S MEMOIRS Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. THE KAISER'S MEMOIRS by WILHELM II. Publication date Publisher HARPER & BROTHERS PUBLISHERS Collection universallibrary Contributor Universal Digital Library Language English. Addeddate   Wilhelm II played a significant role in the events that led to the First World War. My hope was to learn who Kaiser Wilhelm II was as a person and how his actions were shaped by his personality. The book's endless details don't begin to reveal anything that comes close to such revelations/5(18).

      Kaiser Wilhelm II had major flaws, however, I think he was a skilled diplomat in a way that not many Germans or people who study his reign remember. His relations with the Middle East (Kaiser Wilhelm II Visits Ottoman Jerusalem ) Kaiser Wilhel. Kaiser Wilhelm II. K likes. Interessenseite für den letzten Deutschen Kaiser und letzten König von Preußen Wilhelm II.

    The Kaiser and His Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany by Rohl, John C.G. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Wilhelm II was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia. His reckless policies resulted in World War I. Born in Germany, as the son of the Crown Prince of Prussia and the daughter of Queen Victoria of Great Britain, Wilhelm served as the Emperor of .


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Wilhelm II by Lamar Cecil Download PDF EPUB FB2

Christopher Clark wrote a balanced and well-researched book on the reign of Kaiser Wilhelm II. Clark's view is that Wilhelm was weak, disorganized and impetuous, but not the militaristic warmonger he has been accused of being. In particular he argues that Wilhelm was not responsible for starting World War I, a charge that has Wilhelm II book laid at his feet/5.

Wilhelm II (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert; 27 January – 4 June ) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of reigned from 15 June until his abdication on 9 November shortly before Germany's defeat in World War I.

As the eldest grandchild of Queen Victoria, Wilhelm's first cousins included George V of the United Kingdom and many princesses who Father: Frederick III, German Emperor.

The book largely reads Wilhelm II book a listing of the activities from the Kaiser's daily calendar. And at that, it's very poorly edited. I can't imagine why or how the publisher ever allowed the book to be printed. Wilhelm II played a significant role in the events that led to the First World by: Kaiser Wilhelm II is one of the key figures in the history of twentieth-century Europe: King of Prussia and German Emperor from to the collapse of Germany in and a crucial player in the events that led to the outbreak of World War I.

Following Kaiser Wilhelm's political career from his youth at the Hohenzollern court through the Cited by:   John C.G. Rohl's "Kaiser Wilhelm II: A Concise Life," is a book obviously touching on the life and reign of Germany's last Hohenzollern monarch (and it's final monarch to date).

Wilhelm II was a polarizing figure, often attributed to grandiose militancy and taste for autocratic rule in an age when many nations were moving toward democratization /5. The Exception is a romantic war drama directed by David Leveaux, in his directorial debut, and written by Simon Burke, based on Alan Judd's novel The Kaiser's Last film stars Jai Courtney, Lily James, Janet McTeer, and Christopher Plummer.

The plot is a fictionalized account of the life of exiled Kaiser Wilhelm II (Plummer). When a Wehrmacht officer (Courtney) is ordered to Music by: Ilan Eshkeri. Kaiser Wilhelm II () is one of the most fascinating figures in European history, ruling Imperial Germany from his accession in to his enforced abdication in at the end of the First World War.

In one slim volume, John Röhl offers readers a concise and accessible survey of his monumental three-volume biography of the Kaiser and his reign.5/5(1). In this book and a second volume, historian Lamar Cecil provides the first comprehensive biography of one of modern history\'s most powerful--and most misunderstood--rulers.

Wilhelm II: Prince and Emperor, concentrates on Wilhelm\'s youth. Wilhelm II () was the last German kaiser (emperor) and king of Prussia from toand one of the most recognizable public figures of World War I. William II, German Wilhelm II, in full Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert, (born JanuPotsdam, near Berlin [Germany]—died June 4,Doorn, Netherlands), German emperor (kaiser) and king of Prussia from to the end of World War I inknown for his frequently militaristic manner as well as for his vacillating policies.

Youth and early influences. This final volume of John C. Röhl's acclaimed biography of Kaiser Wilhelm II reveals the Kaiser's central role in the origins of the First World War.

The book examines the Wilhelm's part in the Boer War, the Russo-Japanese War, the naval arms race with Britain and Germany's rivalry with the United States as well as in the crises over Morocco, Bosnia and Agadir.

This book is a very interesting look into the theory and practice of government under Wilhelm II - particularly in those years of "personal rule" after the dismissal of Bismarck from the chancellorship.

The book is essentially a collection of essays devoted to various issues involving the Kaiser and his government/5(4). InWilhelm published his memoirs. Wilhelm II or William II (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert; English: Frederick William Victor Albert) (27 January – 4 June ) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June to 9 November Brand: Balefire Publishing.

Far from being a warmonger or madman, Kaiser Wilhelm II was known as 'the Apostle of Peace' and 'the Peace Kaiser' until Kaiser Wilhelm II (27 January - 4 June ) was the last German Emperor and King of Prussia, reigning from to He was the eldest grandchild of the Queen Victoria of Britain and related to many monarchs and princes of Europe.

Upon his ascent, he dismissed the Chancellor, Otto von Bismarck, in and launched Germany on a bellicose "New Course", seeking at once to assert. Kaiser Wilhelm II (–) is one of the most fascinating figures in European history, ruling Imperial Germany from his accession in to his enforced abdication in at the end of the First World War.

The book sheds new light on Wilhelm's troubled youth, his involvement in social and political scandals, and his growing thirst Author: John C. Röhl. Wilhelm II.

[J A de Jonge] William, German Emperor; Wilhelm, Deutsches Reich Kaiser; Kaiser II) Wilhelm (Deutsches Reich: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J A de Jonge. Find more information about: ISBN: Book\/a>, schema. Wilhelm II was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) noted for his frequently militaristic manner as well as for his vacillating policies.

Born in royalty but he is badly known as the cause of German defeat in World War I. He was the King of Prussia during the period from to when he was forced to be removed from the throne due to his reputation and his role in the wars.

Buy a cheap copy of Kaiser Wilhelm II book by Christopher Clark. Kaiser Wilhelm II is one of the key figures in the history of twentieth-century Europe: King of Prussia and German Emperor from to the collapse of Germany in Free shipping over $/5(3). In this book and a second volume, historian Lamar Cecil provides the first comprehensive biography of one of modern history's most powerful—and most misunderstood—rulers.

Wilhelm II: Prince and Emperor, concentrates on Wilhelm's youth. As Cecil shows, the future ruler's Anglo-German genealogy, his education, and his subsequent.

Kaiser Wilhelm II (–) ruled Imperial Germany from his accession in to his enforced abdication in at the end of the First World War. This book, based on a wealth of previously unpublished archival material, provides the most detailed account ever written of the first half of his reign.Drawing upon his award-winning three-volume biography of the Kaiser, Young Wilhelm: The Kaiser's Early Life, –, Wilhelm II: The Kaiser's Personal Monarchy, –, and Wilhelm II: Into the Abyss of War and Exile, –, Prof.

Röhl (emeritus Sussex), gives us a concise.Read the full-text online edition of Wilhelm II: Emperor and Exile, - Vol. 2 (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Wilhelm II: Emperor and Exile,