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Frederick the Great And His Times V1

by Thomas Campbell

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10511948M
    ISBN 100548074755
    ISBN 109780548074756
    OCLC/WorldCa178035932

    Prussia owes its reputation as the personification of militarism to Frederick the Great (), who, though mocked by his own father as a weakling, foreshadowed Napoleon’s military genius. British Academy fellow Blanning (The Romantic Revolution: A History, , etc.) divides his biography into childhood, the Seven Years’ War period. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shoberl, Frederic, Frederick the Great. London: Henry Colburn, Publisher,

      Born in , Frederick William II, known as Frederick the Great, was the third Hohenzollern King of Prussia. Although Prussia had been an influential and important part of the Holy Roman Empire for centuries, under Frederick’s rule the small kingdom rose to the status of a Great European Power and had a lasting effect on European politics in general and Germany specifically.   On 24, March, , Prussian king Frederick the Great passed the circular order that should ensure the cultivation and deployment of potatoes in his ly, citizens received this only rather refusing, because this subterranean vegetable seemed rather suspicious to them. But there is the saying that the king used a clever trick to convince his subjects .

    The Tomb of Frederick the Great was a subject to which Old Fritz, as he was popularly known, gave a great deal of ick the Great died on Aug in the armchair of his study in wished to be buried in a tomb next to his "Weinberghäuschen" (vineyard house []) and next to his favourite dogs.. In his year reign, Frederick frequently concerned himself with his. Frederick, the third king of Prussia, ranks among the two or three dominant figures in the history of modern his leadership Prussia became one of the great states of Europe. Its territories were greatly increased and its military strength displayed to striking effect.


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