The Prussian Union Plan

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P.U.P (Prussian Union Plan): Erfurt Union:

  • following the 1848 revolutions, Austria had regained power - Metternich's fall, dealing with other country's revolts
  • Prussia didn't like this
  • in 1849 General Radowitz proposed a Prussian Union Plan that would oppose the Diet
  • this plan..:
    - excluded Austria
    - make King of Prussia, the Emperor
    - had a strong centralised government
    - Austria, however, would still slightly be involved through a 'special relationship'
  • Austrian chief minister, Schwartzenberg


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