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Wilhelm II and the Germans

a study in leadership

by Thomas August Kohut

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941 -- Psychology,
    • Leadership,
    • Germany -- Kings and rulers -- Psychology,
    • Germany -- Politics and government -- 1871-1933

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-320) and index.

      Other titlesWilhelm 2 and the Germans., Wilhelm Second and the Germans.
      StatementThomas A. Kohut.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD229 .K54 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 331 p. :
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1881814M
      ISBN 100195061721
      LC Control Number90042490

      Aug 02,  · Lead book review. Kaiser Wilhelm's guide to ruining a country A review of Wilhelm II: Into the Abyss of War and Exile, , by John C.G. Röhl, translated by . Apr 04,  · Wilhelm was 'the hope, the future, the shining star of the German people', cried the Austrian anti-semite von Schönerer. The Germans had only one hope of salvation from the Jewish yoke, he declared, and that hope was Kaiser Wilhelm II.

      Did Kaiser Wilhelm II ever give his thoughts on the Nazis or Germany leading up to WW2? Discussion/Question So until recently I didn’t realize that Wilhelm II lived until early and it made me wonder if he ever made any statements or commented on the Nazis or expressed any remorse for the direction Germany had taken. Wilhelm II was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) noted for his frequently militaristic manner as well as for his vacillating policies. Born in royalty but he is badly known as the cause of German defeat in World War I. He was the King of Prussia during the period from to when he was forced to be removed from the throne due to his reputation and his role in the wars.

      Wilhelm II was born on January 26, , in Berlin, the capital of Prussia, shortly before it became part of the larger German Empire that dominated much of Europe from through World War I. Wilhelm, of the Prussian royal house of Hohenzollern, was the eldest child of King Friedrich III and his. Jun 06,  · I spent six years writing my book about Wilhelm and his cousins, King George V, of England, and Tsar Nicholas II, and the Kaiser’s egotism and .


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Wilhelm II or William II (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert; 27 January – 4 June ) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of caistab-gabon.com reigned from 15 June until his abdication on 9 November shortly before Germany's defeat in World War I.

The eldest grandchild of Queen Victoria, Wilhelm's first cousins included King George V of the United Kingdom and many Father: Frederick III, German Emperor. Sep 14,  · It was said of both Teddy Roosevelt and Kaiser Wilhelm II that each wanted to be the bride at every wedding and the corpse at every funeral.

Show-offs are more tolerable to read about than be around, and history buffs will certainly enjoy this new biography of the ruler who, as Kaiser Bill, American doughboys went off to fight in World War I/5(16).

Nov 29,  · Wilhelm II and the Germans: A Study in Leadership [Thomas A. Kohut] on caistab-gabon.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book explores the personification inherent in the notion of Wilhelmian Germany by investigating the psychological dimension of Wilhelm II's leadership of the Germans.

Despite his historical reputationCited by: Kaiser Wilhelm II is one of the key figures in the history of twentieth-century Europe: King of Prussia and German Emperor from to the collapse of Germany in and a crucial player in the events that led to the outbreak of World War I/5.

This book explores the personification inherent in the notion of Wilhelmian Germany by investigating the psychological dimension of Wilhelm II's leadership of the Germans.

Despite his historical reputation, many Germans welcomed the Kaiser's leadership. The years between and were known as the Wilhelmian era in Germany, and even critics of Wilhelm II thought it somehow fitting that he.

Get this from a library. Wilhelm II and the Germans: a study in leadership. [Thomas August Kohut] -- This book explores the personification inherent in the notion of "Wilhelmian Germany" by investigating the psychological dimension of Wilhelm II's leadership of the Germans.

Despite his historical. Wilhelm, German Crown Prince (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Victor August Ernst; 6 May – 20 July ) was the eldest child and heir of the last German Emperor, Wilhelm II, and the last Crown Prince of the German Empire and the Kingdom of caistab-gabon.com the death of his grandfather Emperor Frederick III, Wilhelm became crown prince at the age of six, retaining that title for more than 30 Father: Wilhelm II, German Emperor.

Get this from a library. Wilhelm II and the Germans: a study in leadership. [Thomas August Kohut] -- This striking biography of Kaiser Wilhelm II is the most penetrating study to date of his development and personality, as well as an important contribution to our understanding of the crucial period.

This book explores the personification inherent in the notion of "Wilhelmian Germany" by investigating the psychological dimension of Wilhelm II's leadership of the Germans. Despite his historical reputation, many Germans welcomed the Kaiser's leadership.

The years between and were known as the Wilhelmian era in Germany, and even critics of Wilhelm II thought it somehow fitting that. The current emperor Wilhelm II appeared late in the book, after more than pages. It made it possible to mitigate both the Germans’ and Wilhelm’s personal responsibility for the war, but, as a kind of collateral damage, also attacked the image and legitimacy of the last Hohenzollern emperor.

Sussex. He is the author of a number of acclaimed works on Kaiser Wilhelm II and the Second Reich. His book The Kaiser and his Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany () won the Wolfson History Prize for His biography of the Kaiser was recently awarded the Gissings Prize.

Jun 12,  · This is an excellent documentary on Wilhelm II which will be very useful for students of the Great War, German nationalism and German history in general. Uploaded for educational purposes only. Jul 31,  · Wilhelm II () was the last German kaiser (emperor) and king of Prussia from toand one of the most recognizable public figures of World War I.

Oct 14,  · A lot of people are very critical of Wilhelm II; and they were at the time, too. Certainly those last four years of war have skewed perceptions of his 30 year reign, during which Germany became the most prosperous nation in Europe.

One very readab. Jan 23,  · William II, German Wilhelm II, in full Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert, (born January 27,Potsdam, near Berlin [Germany]—died June 4,Doorn, Netherlands), German emperor (kaiser) and king of Prussia from to the end of World War I inknown for his frequently militaristic manner as well as for his vacillating policies.

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'This book is the final instalment of John Röhl’s exhaustive and magisterial three-volume biography of Kaiser Wilhelm II. Like the two preceding parts, this volume is meticulously researched, full of new insights, beautifully written and, notwithstanding its great Author: John C.

Röhl, Sheila de Bellaigue, Roy Bridge. "Kohut begins his important book by showing how narcissism, if not properly channelled in childhood by a supportive parental environment, can result in psychological imbalance."—Central European History "Kohut's work is a provocative and solid addition to the complex jigsaw puzzle of Wilhelm caistab-gabon.com: Thomas A.

Kohut. Aug 18,  · Here is an interview that the aging Kaiser Wilhelm gave in “There is a man alone, without family, without children, without caistab-gabon.com builds legions but he doesn’t build a nation. A nation is created by families, a religion, tradition: it is. Get the best deals on Original WW II German Books when you shop the largest online selection at caistab-gabon.com Free shipping on New Listing BOOK: German Pistols & Holster Volume II by LT Col Wittington III.

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Dec 01,  · Kaiser Wilhelm II (), Germany's last emperor, was born in Potsdam inthe son of Frederick III. and Victoria, daughter of Queen Victoria.

Wilhelm became emperor of Germany in .Kaiser Wilhem II book. Read 4 reviews from the world This book was a good summary of Wilhelm's life and his complex feelings and relationships with almost everyone around him.

As with most historical figures, Wilhelm's actions can't be explained as such but this biography gives us the information to make our own minds up/5.Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert von Hohenzollern, Wilhelm II of Prussia and Germany, (27 January – 4 June ) was the last German Emperor and the last King of Prussia, ruling from to He went to live in the Netherlands and abdicated (resigned) as King and caistab-gabon.com: 27 JanuaryKronprinzenpalais.