August 17th in German History: The Grand Duchy of Baden Allies with Prussia

The unification of Germany into one nation was a long and complicated process. The final declaration in 1871 was the product of decades of political maneuvering and increased political and economic unity which broke down the barriers between the different German states. One important step was the treaty of alliance signed between Prussia and theContinue reading “August 17th in German History: The Grand Duchy of Baden Allies with Prussia”