Bismarck’s domestic polices 1871 -1890 this document was written by stephen tongei am most grateful to have his kind permission to include it on the web site. Otto von bismarck: otto von bismarck, prime minister of prussia (1862-73, 1873-90) and founder and first chancellor (1871-90) of the german empire whose time in office took prussia from the. Isolating france with austria weakened, bismarck now turned his attention to the other great stumbling block to unification - the french france had watched prussia's growing power with. The royal prussian army (german language: königlich preußische armee ) was the army of the kingdom of prussia it was vital to the development of brandenburg-prussia as a european power the. A system of economic regulations aimed at increasing the power of the state based on the belief that a nations international power was based on wealth and resources the name of a series.
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