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Select views of the life, reign, and character of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia ... Translated from the German of Dr. de Zimmerman, ... By Major Neuman, ... by Johann Georg Zimmermann

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Published by printed by J. Barlow; for Messrs. R. Cross, P. Wogan, P. Byrne, A. Grueber, W. M"Kenzie, J. Moore, J. Jones, W. Jones, J. Rice, and R. M"Allister in Dublin .
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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 7190, no.01).

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Pagination2v.
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Open LibraryOL20259923M

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Select views of the life, reign, and character of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia. Containing, besides many profound remarks on the prominent features of the reign and character of that unrivalled sovereign, serving to illustrate his posthumous works, two very remarkable letters of the Empress of Russia to the author; a great variety of anecdotes relating to eminent political and literary. Select views of the life, reign, and character of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia. Translated from the German of Dr. de Zimmerman By Major Neuman. Frederick II, byname Frederick the Great, German Friedrich der Grosse, (born Janu , Berlin, Prussia [Germany]—died Aug , Potsdam, near Berlin), king of Prussia (–86), a brilliant military campaigner who, in a series of diplomatic stratagems and wars against Austria and other powers, greatly enlarged Prussia’s. Reigned over the Kingdom of Prussia from until [1] The third Hohenzollern king, Frederick is best known for his military victories, his reorganization of Prussian armies, his patronage of the Arts and the Enlightenment in Prussia, and his final success against great odds in the Seven Years' War.

Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, dominated the 18th century in the same way that Napoleon dominated the start of the 19th - a force of nature, a caustic, ruthless, brilliant military commander, a monarch of exceptional energy and talent, and a knowledgeable patron of artists, architects and writers, most famously Voltaire.4/5. This book is about Frederick the Great who in the course of his reign () turned Prussia into a major power. Frederick was an extraordinary man. He was exceptionally dutiful, exceptionally intelligent and exceptionally by: Frederick I, (born J , Königsberg, Prussia [now Kaliningrad, Russia]—died Feb. 25, , Berlin), elector of Brandenburg (as Frederick III), who became the first king in Prussia (–13), freed his domains from imperial suzerainty, and continued the policy of territorial aggrandizement begun by his father, Frederick William, the Great. Frederick II (German: Friedrich II.; 24 January – 17 August ) ruled the Kingdom of Prussia from until , the longest reign of any Hohenzollern king, at 46 years. His most significant accomplishments during his reign included his military victories, his reorganization of Prussian armies, Father: Frederick William I of Prussia.