AP European History Course - Germany
Princes of the territories named Wilhelm of Prussia as their Empeorr.
with Austria and Italy.
lasts until the end of WWI.
Confederation of guilds to trade together.
"German Customs Union"
To manage tariffs and economic policies
Made economic/trade ties with other countries.
by Karl Marx
Caused political chaos
People were heavily taxed and suppressed.
Wanted freedom and influence.
With the end of the French Revolution.
To stop East Germans from fleeing to the West.
Protestant Union VS Catholic League.
Caused by German Protestants acquiring bishoprics.
Resulted in the Treaty of Westphalia.
North German states = Protestant.
South German states = Catholic.
Central Powers VS Allies.
Central Powers lost.
Treaty of Versailles made Germany...
- give colonies away
- let the Polish part cede into a new Polish state
- limit its army
- pay for the war
Axis VS Allies.
Germany created alliances and started invading everybody.
Left Germany divided (East/West)
first Bible mass printed in the vernacular
Martin Luther nails them to a church door.
Duke Frederik of Saxony gave him protection.
by Karl Marx.
outlined his socialist ideas.
"society is the history of class struggles"
Achieved a balance of power.