A Duel of Giants

A Duel of Giants

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Combining impeccable scholarship and literary elegance, David Wetzel depicts the drama of machinations and passions that exploded in a war that forever changed the face of European history.3 Bismarck and the Hohenzollern Candidacy On 12 March 1870 the Prussian crown princess a€” as unfortunate a political bungler as her son, the later William II a€” wrote a letter to her mother, Queen Victoria of England, on the subject that was uppermost in her mind: the ... pressed stronglv for the candidacy of Leopold, urged its acceptance upon King William, and in effect lit the fuse of the time bomb thatanbsp;...

Title:A Duel of Giants
Author:David Wetzel
Publisher:Univ of Wisconsin Press - 2003


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