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Published: 27 April 2017

736 Pages | numerous black and white images and a colour plate section


ISBN: 9780199668786

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Red Saxony

Election Battles and the Spectre of Democracy in Germany, 1860-1918

James Retallack

  • Reappraises Germany's prospects for democratic governance from the mid-nineteenth century to the collapse of the Second Reich
  • Uses a regional lens to rethink older assumptions about Germany's changing political culture
  • Mines new primary sources from German archives and libraries
  • Complemented by an extensive open-access online supplement to present additional statistical materials