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By Christopher (St Catherine'S College, University Of Cambridge) Clark

Kaiser Wilhelm II is likely one of the key figures in the historical past of twentieth-century Europe: King of Prussia and German Emperor from 1888 to the cave in of Germany in 1918 and a vital participant within the occasions that resulted in the outbreak of global battle I. Following Kaiser Wilhelm's political profession from his adolescence on the Hohenzollern court docket in the course of the turbulent peacetime a long time of the Wilhelmine period into international battle and exile, the publication offers a brand new interpretation of this debatable monarch and assesses the effect on Germany of his forty-year reign.

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