scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 904
Otto von Bismarck The Founding Father of Germany The nation did not recognize her savior would in fact willingly have crucified him or burned him alive He had saved the country as he once saved a groom from drowning by gripping it by the throat When he had won and the work was practically over then they cheered and lauded him to the skies But what was the value of such belated converts From the vast majority of the nation there never came a spark of understanding for the statesman who gave them what they wanted but had been incapable of obtaining themselves -Johannes Haller Otto von Bismarck is considered the founding father of Germany he was the architect of German unification and served as its chancellor for 19 years Upon becoming the prime minister of Prussia which was considered one of the weakest European powers he was able lead Prussia to victory in three wars and unifies one of the greatest powers in Europe in the late 1800s Bismarck being an ultraconservative he opposed parliamentary form of government and opposed any evolution of government into a political democracy He believed that Germany needed a strong industrial base and wished to destroy social democracy He wished to complete his goals by drawing support to the monarchy and army and away from the liberals At the time before the reign of Bismarck in Europe Prussia had been considering a weak power in the European nations Prussia and Germany had been a collection of un-unified states with poor economy a lack of strong military and poor forms of government These weak nations needed unification to achieve any recognition as a European power Otto von Bismarck was the man to make that happen Bismarck was educated through high school he than later attend college in Berlin As he student he had joined a society that had interests in the unification of Germany He
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA