Personality and Power: The Case of Otto Von Bismarck

Personality and Power: The Case of Otto Von Bismarck

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Jonathan Steinberg, professor of modern European History at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses his book, Bismark: A Life.

This meeting is part of a series hosted with the National History Center featuring prominent historians who will examine the events and times that shaped foreign policy as we know it today.

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