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The reign of the Great Elector

an historical romance

by Luise MГјhlbach

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1620-1688 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    A translation of the 2d and 3d parts of "Der grosse Kurfürst": the 1st part is translated in this series under title: The youth of the Great Elector.

    Statementby L. Mühlbach. Translated from the German by Mary Stuart Smith
    GenreFiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination426 p.
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24184907M
    OCLC/WorldCa9521138

    • GREAT ELECTOR (noun) The noun GREAT ELECTOR has 1 sense. 1. the Elector of Brandenburg who rebuilt his domain after its destruction during the Thirty Years' War () Familiarity information: GREAT ELECTOR used as a noun is very rare. • . Great Elector synonyms, Great Elector pronunciation, Great Elector translation, English dictionary definition of Great Elector. Noun 1. Great Elector - the Elector of Brandenburg who rebuilt his domain after its destruction during the Thirty Years' War Frederick William Hohenzollern.

    Frederick William, the "Great Elector" of Brandenburg-Prussia succeeded because A)He freed the serfs, thus undermining an overly powerful nobility B)He prevailed over the Estates, raised a strong army and gave nobles greater control over the serfs C)He promoted town growth to serve as a balance against noble power D)None of the above. Why would the reign of the Great Elector be regarded as “the most crucial constitutional struggle in Prussian history for hundreds of years”? What did he do to increase royal authority? Who were the losers? 4. Prussia has traditionally been considered one of .

      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 . View Notes - Study_Guide_17 from ENGLISH 1B at University of California, Berkeley. Chapter Absolutism in Eastern Europe Review Questions 1. What were the reasons for the re-emergence of serfdom.


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The reign of the Great Elector by Luise MГјhlbach Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Great Elector: Frederick William of Brandenburg-Prussia (Routledge, ), standard scholarly biography; Mühlbach, L. The reign of the Great Elector () online free; Richardson, Oliver H. "Religious Toleration under the Great Elector and Its Material Results." English Historical Review (): Online.

Schevill, : 16 FebruaryStadtschloss. The reign of the Great Elector, [L MuÌ hlbach] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : L MuÌ hlbach. A translation of the 2d and 3d parts of "Der grosse Kurfürst": the 1st part is translated in this series under the title: The youth of the Great Elector.

Description: iii-viii, pages illustrations 22 cm. Frederick William, byname The Great Elector, German Der Grosse Kurfürst, (born Feb. 16,Cölln, near Berlin—died May 9,Potsdam, near Berlin), elector of Brandenburg (–88), who restored the Hohenzollern dominions after the devastations of the Thirty Years’ War—centralizing the political administration, reorganizing the state finances, rebuilding towns.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Mühlbach, L. (Luise), Reign of the Great Elector. New York, D. Appleton and Co. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This The reign of the Great Elector by Luise Mühlbach.

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that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by. In Frederick William, the 'Great Elector' of Brandenburg, inherited a minor territory devastated by the Thirty Years War. He would restore its fortunes, win its independence and build a powerful, extended state, centred on Berlin, which by the s was strong enough to be chief mover in the league of protestant and imperial forces against Louis by: 6.

Full text of "The reign of the Great Elector; an historical romance" See other formats. George I (George Louis; German: Georg Ludwig; 28 May – 11 June ) was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1 August and ruler of the Duchy and Electorate of Brunswick-Lüneburg (Hanover) in the Holy Roman Empire from 23 January until his death in He was the first British monarch of the House of Hanover.

Born in Hanover to its Elector Ernest Predecessor: Anne. The Reign of the Great Elector | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. The Prince-electors (German: Kurfürst (listen (help info)), pl. Kurfürsten, Czech: Kurfiřt, Latin: Princeps Elector) of the Holy Roman Empire, or Electors for short, were the members of the electoral college that elected the Holy Roman Emperor.

From the 13th century onwards, the Prince-Electors had the privilege of electing the monarch who would receive the coronation at. Recommend this book Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

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After a reign of forty-eight years, Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg, left behind him in a military and bureaucratic system that endured until F.L. Carsten describes how it was the army he had founded that accomplished, inthe triumphant unification of the German Empire and fought the battles of the Third Reich.

Elector of Brandenburg from ; known in German bourgeois nobiliary historiography as the Great Elector. Member of the Hohenzollern dynasty. Prior to Frederick William’s reign, the duchy of Prussia had been a fief of the Polish crown, but under Frederick William it was finally united with Brandenburg, in accordance with the Treaty of Wehlau.

Prince Elector of the Holy Roman Empire. The prince-electors (or simply electors) of the Holy Roman Empire (German: Kurfürst Latin: Princeps Elector) were the members of the electoral college of the Holy Roman Empire, having since the 13th century the privilege of electing the King of the Romans or, from the middle of the 16th century onwards, directly the Holy Roman.

Frederick William – or the self-titled ‘Great Elector’ – took Brandenburg-Prussia from obscurity to become one of Europe’s most dominant powers.

Such was the impact of Frederick William, that Prussia was to dominate the previously all-powerful Sweden in the Baltic. Frederick also ensured that Russia remained a lesser power during his reign. Background .Frederick II, byname Frederick the Great, German Friedrich der Grosse, (born JanuBerlin, Prussia [Germany]—died AugPotsdam, near Berlin), king of Prussia (–86), a brilliant military campaigner who, in a series of diplomatic stratagems and wars against Austria and other powers, greatly enlarged Prussia’s.