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Prussian militarists and German combat

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3016 | Film ID: 2390

US propaganda film about "The German personality" and its national psyche and history.
Reel 2 contrasts the British and French tradition of representative government with the totalitarianism of Germany. Describes Prussia and Frederick the Great's wars with Austria. Shows portraits of Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, founders of the General Staff. Describes the dictums of Clausewitz, crushing of the 1848 revolt, German emigration to the US, and Bismarck's policies. Dramatizes combat during the Franco-Prussian War, forming the German empire, and the crowning of Wilhelm I.

Film Title
Here is Germany
Genre
Propaganda
Duration
00:07:50
Locale
Germany
Austria
Language
English
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:44:56
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