German Atrocities, Their Nature And Philosophy; Studies In Belgium And France During July And…

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byNewell Dwight Hillis

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... II The Pan-German Empire Scheme, For Which Germany Lost Her Soul "Our motto is ' from Hamburg to the Persian gulf.' "--Professor Tannemann. "In this Pan-German Empire, Germans alone will govern; they alone will exercise political rights; they alone will serve in the army and navy; they alone will have the right to hold land; and they will thus be made to feel that they are a people of rulers, as they were in the Middle Ages. They will, however, allow inferior tasks to be carried out by the foreign subjects under their domination."--" Gross Deutschland und Mitteleuropa um das Jahr ipjo," p. 48. "Why should we make paltry excuses? Yes, we brought on this war, and we are glad of it. We provoked it, because we were sure of winning." Maximilian Hardin, In Zukunft, Aug. 20, 1914. "After this war is over, I will stand no nonsense from the United States."--The Kaiser's threat to Ambassador Gerard. n The Pan-German Empire Scheme, For Which Germany Lost Her Soul GERMAN apostasy began with German military success. What the Kaiser offered to Germany in exchange for her soul was the Pan-German empire. The originator of the world empire scheme was the Kaiser; Nietzsche was its philosopher; Treitsche its historian; Bernhardi its advocate; and von Hindenburg its executive. The first conference regarding the Pan-German empire seems to have been called in 1895, and was held in the Potsdam Palace. During the next two or three years, a world organization was brought together by the "Potsdam gang," with the Kaiser at the center, an inner circle of officers, and politicians, a larger circle of bankers, manufacturers, and ship owners. Finally there was a far-flung web of diplomats, spies, commercial travellers, Pan-German League agents, organizing in New York, Chicago and San F...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... II The Pan-German Empire Scheme, For Which Germany Lost Her Soul "Our motto is ' from Hamburg to the Persian gulf.' "--Profess...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:20 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.04 inPublished:February 1, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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