Q. 204.2( 14 Votes )

Otto von Bismarck was the architect of ‘German unification.’ Explain.

Answer :

Yes, it is true that Otto von Bismarck was considered as the architect of ‘German unification.’ Otto von Bismarck, who along with Prussian army and bureaucracy completed the process of German Unification. Following were the reason which proves that Otto Von Bismarck contributed significantly to German Unification and became its architect –

• The middle-class population of Germany decided to unite the different regions of German Confederation into a nation with an elected parliament. The group of the large landowners called Junkers of Prussia supported the combined forces of military and monarchy. In this process, Prussia participated and took up the leadership and Otto von Bismarck became its Chief Minister.


• He carried out this process of national unification with Prussian army.


• In this process, three wars took place with Austria, Denmark, and France. Prussia won and eventually the process of unification was completed.


Thus Otto von Bismarck along with his Prussian army came out as the architect of German unification.


Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Related Videos
Rise of Nationalism in EuropeRise of Nationalism in EuropeRise of Nationalism in Europe38 mins
Together With | Rise of Nationalism in EuropeTogether With | Rise of Nationalism in EuropeTogether With | Rise of Nationalism in Europe35 mins
How Napoleon was Responsible for the Rise of Nationalism?How Napoleon was Responsible for the Rise of Nationalism?How Napoleon was Responsible for the Rise of Nationalism?43 mins
Smart Revision | Mega Quiz : Rise of Nationalism in EuropeSmart Revision | Mega Quiz : Rise of Nationalism in EuropeSmart Revision | Mega Quiz : Rise of Nationalism in Europe34 mins
The Making of Germany and ItalyThe Making of Germany and ItalyThe Making of Germany and Italy49 mins
What is Nationalism?What is Nationalism?What is Nationalism?26 mins
Together With |  Unifications of Italy, Germany and United KingdomTogether With |  Unifications of Italy, Germany and United KingdomTogether With | Unifications of Italy, Germany and United Kingdom34 mins
NCERT | Nationalism in Europe part-2NCERT | Nationalism in Europe part-2NCERT | Nationalism in Europe part-251 mins
NCERT | Nationalism in Europe Part-1NCERT | Nationalism in Europe Part-1NCERT | Nationalism in Europe Part-152 mins
Champ Quiz | Nationalism in IndiaChamp Quiz | Nationalism in IndiaChamp Quiz | Nationalism in India38 mins
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
caricature
view all courses