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By David Wetzel

On July 19, 1870, Emperor Napoleon III of France declared struggle opposed to the Prussia of King William I and best Minister Otto von Bismarck. A Duel of Nations dramatically depicts the area during which that warfare happened. during this, the 1st booklet in English to review in totality the diplomatic heritage of the Franco-Prussian struggle, David Wetzel attracts generally on inner most and authentic files, journalistic money owed, cupboard mins, and public statements by means of key gamers to provide a e-book that's unequalled within the variety and readability of its research, its forceful characterizations, and its brilliant language.

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