Kaiser Wilhelm II and Weltpolitik

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  • Kaiser Wilhelm II and Weltpolitik
    • Weltpolitik
      • Means World Policy
      • Was the aggressive foreign policy of Kaiser Wilhelm II
    • Aims of Weltpolitik
      • Gain Germany its 'place in the sun'
      • Turn Germany into huge trading nation with an African empire
      • Build a navy strong enough to match Britains
        • Began to Build its High Seas Fleet
    • Germany
      • Was the strongest industrial country in Europe
      • Most powerful army
      • Didn't have an empire
    • Britain
      • Empire covered 1/5 of the globe
      • German ambition worried them


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