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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

    The fine addition in the royal castle at Berlin and the splendid statue of the Great Elector by Andreas Schlüter were both works of this reign. III. Frederick II, The Great (), son of Frederick William I, had probably more intellectual ability than any.   But what is an elector anyway? Read on to find out more about the people who will actually decide the election in When you vote on Election Day, you'll be voting not for Donald Trump or. Yet this Brandenburg ruler was dubbed the "Great Elector" already during his long reign from to , and the jurist Pufendorf reinforced the .


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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.

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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.

The reign of the Great Elector book 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. Publisher D. Appleton and company, Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the. The Reign of the Great Elector | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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 reign of the Great Elector book 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.

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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.

See also Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer. The Encyclopedia Americana — Great Elector, The GREAT ELECTOR, The, a name given to Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg,because he was the first of the great leaders who made Prussia the foremost of the German states.

King George III (Born George William Frederick 4 June – 29 January ) was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 25 October until 1 January He was then King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland until his death. He was also Elector of Hanover, making him a Prince of the Holy Roman Empire.

During George's reign, he lost control of the Predecessor: George II. • GREAT ELECTOR (noun) The noun GREAT ELECTOR has 1 sense. 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. Prussia has traditionally been considered one of.

Born inFrederick 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.

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Besides the paintings and the porcelain, there is a good overview of the reign of the Great Elector, and the museum guides (the palace can only be visited by guided tour) are friendly and knowledgeable.

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