Imperial Germany, 1871-1918 explores the rise of Germany as a nation state and a European power centre, through to the humiliation of the state in the First World War. Covering both domestic and foreign policy, this key text combines historical detail, questions and analysis and evaluation of primary sources.

chapter 2|18 pages

Domestic Policies, 1871–90

chapter 3|16 pages

Foreign and Colonial Policies, 1871–90

chapter 4|18 pages

Domestic Policies, 1890–1914

chapter 5|20 pages

Foreign and Imperial Policies, 1890–1914

chapter 6|14 pages

Economy and Society, 1871–1914

chapter 7|12 pages

War and Collapse, 1914–18