The Frankfurt Parliament

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  • Created on: 12-05-13 18:07
  • National Party that would draw up a constitutin for a united Germany

The Parliament would:

  • Meet in Frankfurt
  • Consist of one representative for every 50,000 inhabitants
  • Should be elected by citizens who were of age and 'economically independent'
  • Elections carried out peacefully and successfully
  • Met in May 1848
  • Vast majority were middle class
  • Essentially moderate and lIberal
  • Intended to establish a united Germany under a constitutional monarch who would rule through an elected parliament

Hope to agree a series of 'Basic Rights


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