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Kingdom Of Prussia
The Kingdom of Prussia
Prussia
(German: Königreich Preußen) was a German kingdom that constituted the state of Prussia
Prussia
between 1701 and 1918 and included parts of present-day Germany, Poland, Russia, Lithuania, Denmark, Belgium
Belgium
and the Czech Republic.[3] It was the driving force behind the unification of Germany
Germany
in 1871 and was the leading state of the German Empire
German Empire
until its dissolution in 1918.[3] Although it took its name from the region called Prussia, it was based in the Margraviate of Brandenburg, where its capital was Berlin. The kings of Prussia
Prussia
were from the House of Hohenzollern
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Prussian Vereinsthaler
The Vereinsthaler
Vereinsthaler
was the currency of Prussia
Prussia
between 1857 and 1873. It replaced the Thaler
Thaler
at par and was replaced by the Mark at a rate of 1 Vereinsthaler
Vereinsthaler
= 3 Mark. The Vereinsthaler
Vereinsthaler
was subdivided into 30 Silbergroschen, each of 12 Pfenninge.v t eCurrencies named thaler or similarDefunctAustrian Netherlands kronenthaler Baden Thaler Basel Thaler Berne Thaler Bremen thaler Conventionsthaler Danish rigsdaler Danish West Indian daler Danish West Indian rigsdaler Danzig Thaler Dutch rijksdaalder Geneva thaler Greenlandic rigsdaler Hesse-Kassel Vereinsthaler Hesse-Kassel Thaler Hannovarian Vereinsthaler Hannovarian Thaler Kronenthaler Maria Theresa thaler Mecklenburg Thaler Mecklenburg vereinsthaler Norwegian rigsdaler Norwegian speciedaler Prussian Vereinsthaler Prussian thaler Reichsthaler St
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New Imperialism
In historical contexts, New Imperialism
Imperialism
characterizes a period of colonial expansion by European powers, the United States, and Japan during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.[1] The period featured an unprecedented pursuit of overseas territorial acquisitions. At the time, states focused on building their empires with new technological advances and developments, making their territory bigger through conquest, and exploiting their resources. During the era of New Imperialism, the Western powers (and Japan) individually conquered almost all of Africa
Africa
and parts of Asia. The new wave of imperialism reflected ongoing rivalries among the great powers, the economic desire for new resources and markets, and a "civilizing mission" ethos
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Lutheran
Lutheranism
Lutheranism
is a major branch of Protestant
Protestant
Christianity
Christianity
which identifies with the theology of Martin Luther
Martin Luther
(1483–1546), a German friar, ecclesiastical reformer and theologian. Luther's efforts to reform the theology and practice of the Catholic Church launched the Protestant Reformation
Protestant Reformation
in the German-speaking territories of the Holy Roman Empire
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Reformed
Calvinism
Calvinism
(also called the Reformed tradition, Reformed Christianity, Reformed Protestantism, or the Reformed faith) is a major branch of Protestantism
Protestantism
that follows the theological tradition and forms of Christian practice of John Calvin
John Calvin
and other Reformation-era theologians. Calvinists broke from the Roman Catholic Church
Catholic Church
in the 16th century. Calvinists differ from Lutherans on the real presence of Christ
Christ
in the Eucharist, theories of worship, and the use of God's law for believers, among other things.[1][2] As declared in the Westminster and Second Helvetic confessions, the core doctrines are predestination and election
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United Church
A united church, also called a uniting church, is a church formed from the merger or other form of union of two or more different Protestant denominations. Historically, unions of Protestant churches were enforced by the state, usually in order to have a stricter control over the religious sphere of its people, but also other organizational reasons. As modern Christian ecumenism
Christian ecumenism
progresses, unions between various Protestant traditions are becoming more and more common, resulting in a growing number of united and uniting churches. Some of the recent major examples are the United Protestant Church of France (2013) and the Protestant Church in the Netherlands
Protestant Church in the Netherlands
(2004)
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Roman Catholic
Relations with:Islam Judaism PandeismLinks and resources Index Outline Glossary Category Media Templates WikiProject Book Pope portal Vatican City portal Catholicism portalvte The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with approximately 1.3 billion baptised Catholics worldwide as of 2017[update].[4] As the world's "oldest continuously functioning international institution",[5] it has played a prominent role in the history and development of Western civilisation.[6] The church is headed by the Bishop of Rome, known as the pope. Its central administration, the Holy See, is in the Vatican City, an enclave within the city of Rome
Rome
in Italy. Catholic theology
Catholic theology
is based on the Nicene Creed
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Absolute Monarchy
Absolute monarchy, or despotic monarchy,[1][2] is a form of monarchy in which one ruler has supreme authority and where that authority is not restricted by any written laws, legislature, or customs.[3] These are often, but not always, hereditary monarchies
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Constitutional Monarchy
A constitutional monarchy is a form of monarchy in which the sovereign exercises authority in accordance with a written or unwritten constitution.[1] Constitutional monarchy
Constitutional monarchy
differs from absolute monarchy (in which a monarch holds absolute power) in that constitutional monarchs are bound to exercise their powers and authorities within the limits prescribed within an established legal framework
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World War I
Allied victory Central Powers
Central Powers
victory on the Eastern Front nullified by defeat on the Western Front Fall of all continental empires in Europe
Europe

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Kashubian Language
Kashubian or Cassubian (Kashubian: kaszëbsczi jãzëk, pòmòrsczi jãzëk, kaszëbskò-słowińskô mòwa; Polish: język kaszubski, język pomorski, język kaszubsko-słowiński) is a West Slavic language belonging to the Lechitic subgroup along with Polish and Silesian.[4][5] Although commonly classified as a language in its own right, it is sometimes viewed as a dialect of Pomeranian or Polish. In Poland, it has been an officially recognized ethnic-minority language since 2005.[6] Approximately 106,000 people use mainly Kashubian at home.[7] It is the only remnant of the Pomeranian language
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Abdication
Abdication
Abdication
is the act of formally relinquishing monarchical authority; To give up leadership.Contents1 Terminology 2 Western classical antiquity 3 British and Commonwealth history 4 Japanese history 5 Abdications 6 See also 7 References 8 External linksTerminology[edit]Tomb effigy of heart of King John II Casimir Vasa
John II Casimir Vasa
at Abbaye de Saint-Germain-des-Prés in Paris, showing removal of the crownThe word abdication derives from the Latin
Latin
abdicatio meaning to disown or renounce (from ab, away from, and dicare, to dedicate or relinquish). In its broadest sense abdication is the act of renouncing and resigning from any formal office, but it is applied especially to the supreme office of state
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Treaty Of Versailles
 Germany[1]Principal Allies  United States[1]  British Empire[1]  France[1]  Italy[1]  Japan[1]Others  Belgium[1]  Bolivia[1]  Brazil[1]  China[1]  Cuba[1]  Ecuador[1]  Greece[1]  Guatemala[1]  Haiti[1]  The Hedjaz[1]  Honduras[1]  Liberia[1]  Nicaragua[1]  Panama[1]  Peru[1]  Poland[1]  Portugal[1]  Romania[1]  The Serb-Croat-Slovene State[1]  Siam  Czechoslovakia[1]  Uruguay[1]DepositaryFrench Government[5]LanguagesFrench and English[5] Treaty of
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List Of Countries And Dependencies By Area
This is a list of the world's countries and their dependent territories by area, ranked by total area. Entries in this list include, but are not limited to, those in the ISO 3166-1 standard, which includes sovereign states and dependent territories
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List Of Countries By Population
This is a list of countries and dependent territories by population. It includes sovereign states, inhabited dependent territories and, in some cases, constituent countries of sovereign states, with inclusion within the list being primarily based on the ISO standard ISO 3166-1. For instance, the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
is considered as a single entity while the constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Kingdom of the Netherlands
are considered separately. In addition, this list includes certain states with limited recognition not found in ISO 3166-1. The population figures do not reflect the practice of countries that report significantly different populations of citizens domestically and overall
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Reichsthaler
The Reichsthaler (German: [ˈʁaɪçsˌtaːlɐ]) was a standard Thaler of the Holy Roman Empire, established in 1566 by the Leipzig convention. It was also the name of a unit of account in northern Germany and of a silver coin issued by Prussia.Contents1 Reichsthaler coin 2 Reichsthaler unit of account 3 Prussian Reichsthaler 4 See also Reichsthaler coin[edit] The Leipzig
Leipzig
convention set the Reichsthaler as a coin containing ​1⁄9 of a Cologne mark of silver. The various German states within the Empire issued Reichsthaler together with smaller coins according to whatever system of subdivisions they chose
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