The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, 1600-1947Book - 2006
With its capital in Berlin, Prussia grew from being a small, poor, disregarded medieval state into one of the most vigorous and powerful countries in Europe, the scourge of its many enemies and, ultimately, the motor behind the creation of the German Empire in 1871 with all that implied for the 20th century.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2006.
Branch Call Number: 943
Characteristics: xviii, 775 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.