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Published: 01 April 2013

592 Pages | b/w photo insert

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199975396

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A Life

Jonathan Steinberg

  • Authoritative. Should displace all previous biographies of the "Iron Chancellor"
  • A New York Times bestseller
  • Fascinating topic. Bismarck is a compelling and haunted figure: he created the German army and the position of chancellor, both of which would alter the course of world history in the century to follow.
  • The author is widely considered one of the major scholars in the field. taught at Cambridge for 30 years and is now Walter H. Annenberg Professor of Modern European History at the University of Pennsylvania.