Why Bismarck was a good Chancellor

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  • Why Bismarck was a good Chancellor
    • He had support from the Conservatives
    • Protected Junkers by banning trade unions
    • Created German unity using protective tariffs.
    • The Kaiser gave him his power to rule Germany (Kaiser trusted him)
    • Protected the Army and made the top priority so Germany was protected.
    • The Army defeated France so Germany won the Franco-Prussian war.
    • He helped the working class through industrialisation
    • He was politically, military and legally trained.
    • Made a Triple Alliance with Austria and Italy in 1882.
    • Bismarck protected German agriculture by protectionist policies

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