Forty-eighters; political refugees of the German Revolution of 1848 by A. E. Zucker

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .

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  • Germany

Subjects:

  • German Americans.,
  • Forty-Eighters (American immigrants),
  • Germany -- History -- Revolution, 1848-1849 -- Refugees.

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Statementedited by A. E. Zucker.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.G3 Z8 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 379 p.
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5995337M
LC Control Number66027186

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Get this from a library. Refugees of revolution; the German Forty-eighters in America. [Carl Frederick Wittke] -- Details the German immigration in regards to why the Germans came, the 48'ers, the free thinkers and the political radicals.

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ZUCKER In this book about the group of German idealists who fought to establish a liberal and unified Germany and, defeated came to the United States in the late forties and fifties of the last century.

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Thus wrote the editor of theNew Yorker Criminal Zeitung und Belletristisches Journal, himself a political refugee of the Revolution, on Ap Forty-eighters who thirteen years earlier had fought for liberty in the German fatherland, rallied in to battle for the principles of freedom, popular sovereignty, and national unity which.

Glen E. Lich and Dona B. Reeves, eds., German Culture in Texas (Boston: Twayne, ). Carl Wittke, Refugees of Revolution: The German Forty-Eighters in America (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, ).

Adolph E. Zucker, ed., The Forty-Eighters: Political Refugees of the German Revolution of (New York: Columbia University. The forty-eighters;: Political refugees of the German revolution of [A. E Zucker] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. German Corner Website German-American Mall Contact: The ers "When the Revolution of in Prussia, along with upheavals in minor German states led to the convening of a German National Assembly in Frankfurt's Paulskirche, the aspirations of middle-class liberates toward national unity, civil liberties and democracy seemed at first to be nearing fulfillment.

Much has been written about the German Forty-eighters in America, and much more will no doubt appear in the next several years due to the th anniversary of the Revolution in Although small in number, perhaps ten thousand at the most, 48ers wielded great influence on the social, cultural, and political life of the German element in.

Political Refugees of the German Revolution ofNew York: Columbia UP, Contains numerous contributions on the 48ers in politics, daily life, and the war, and a biographical survey of ca. persons. some mistakes inherited from Kaufmann. Inpolitical revolution swept across Europe, the leaders of this movement were called "Forty-Eighters".

The revolution of in Germany had early successes but it failed in the end. Many of the leaders of the German revolution after its failure left or fled to America, where they had an impact on our nation and our Civil war.

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Protests took place also in ; Forty-Eighters were held responsible for the killing of two law enforcement officers in the two events.

Many German Forty-Eighters settled in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, helping solidify that city’s progressive political bent and cultural Deutschtum. Nearly 6 million Germans came to the United States between and the onset of World War I in The largest wave arrived after the Revolutions ofin which the 39 German states sought democracy and increased political freedoms.

Nicknamed the “Forty-Eighters,” these immigrants were typically professionals, journalists, and. German Revolution of [n.b.: this quick explanation of a major European Revolution is necessarily reductive and woefully incomplete.

The purpose of this page is to put the Wisconsin Forty-Eighters' political activism into some sort of context.] Europe in the midth Century was ripe for revolution. The German revolutions of –49 (German: Deutsche Revolution /), the opening phase of which was also called the March Revolution (German: Märzrevolution), were initially part of the Revolutions of that broke out in many European countries.

They were a series of loosely coordinated protests and rebellions in the states of the German Confederation, including the Austrian Location: German states, Central Europe.

German 48ers Who Lived in Louisville, Kentucky. If you have any information about 48ers who lived in Louisville, Ky. to add to this site contact Joe Reinhart at: [email protected] “Forty-eighters” were men who had participated in the German Revolution of These idealists had battled to establish a more democratic government in their homelands, unify Germany’s various states into one.

The German Forty-Eighters in Americath Anniversary Assessment Much has been written about the German Forty-eighters in America, and much more will no doubt appear in the next several years due to the th anniversary of the Revolution in Although small in number, perhaps ten thousand at the most, 48ers wielded great influence on the social, cultural, and political life of.

Although the German Revolution of /49 by the old rulers fell short of the aspirations of the Forty-Eighters, they contained at least some of the elements they fought for. Germans had learned the lessons that idealism is not enough to succeed in politics, that they had to organize as pressure groups to achieve their political objectives.

Wisconsin represented a particularly fruitful state for the revolutionaries to settle in because Wisconsin's Constitution of allowed the foreign-born to vote after just one year of residency.

Thus, immigrants could play a major role in Wisconsin politics. The Wisconsin Forty-Eighters did just that. Book Review: The Forty-Eighters: Political Refugees of the German Revolution ofby A.E. Zucker PDF Boies Penrose. Book Review: "The American Revolution as an Aftermath of the Great War for the Empire, " and other Essays in American Colonial History, by.

From tothey were the largest group of immigrants. Following the Revolutions of in the German states, a wave of political refugees fled to America, who became known as Forty-Eighters.

They included professionals, journalists, and politicians. Prominent. Read about one of the 48ers and the impact he had as Lincoln’s adviser in Carl Schurz: From German Radical to American Abolitionist.

Read the first installment of our new series The Immigrants’ Civil War. Feature Image: The Revolution of in Germany. Footnotes 1.

Year of Revolution by Mike Rapport, Basic Books () p. 59 2. The German Forty-Eighters in The United States. New York, Peter Lang, ; A.E. ZUCKER, ed., The Forty-Eighters; Political Refugees of the German Revolution of His career in the United States illustrates general sociopolitical conditions faced by German Forty-Eighters arriving as refugees.

In Texas, Douai edited an abolitionist newspaper for three years, but threats by Know-Nothings forced him to flee to the north, where he was recruited by organizers of the new Republican Party, who hoped to attract.

The European Revolutions of were a bloody culmination of prior events -- crop failures, dreams of bourgeois reformers, economic downturn, and radical politics.

Although the immediate effects of the revolutions were short-term, there were lasting legacies. Only England and Russia were left out -- the revolution was mainly the bourgeois opposition to reactionary governments, but Russia had. 2 The Germans who migrated to the United States after the Revolution failed, are usually referred to as the "Forty-eighters." Often they immigrated to escape politi- cal or religious persecution by the victorious reactionary forces.

Zucker is editor of a book Of essays by different historians, The Forty-eighters: Political Refugees of. German life and civilization ; v. Notes Includes bibliographical references and index. Subject headings German Americans--Historyth century.

Political refugees--United States--Historyth century. Germany--History--Revolution, Refugees. ISBN Studies on exile in the 19th century tend to be restricted to national histories. This volume is the first to offer a broader view by looking at French, Italian, Hungarian, Polish, Czech and German political refugees who fled to England after the European revolutions of / Book Description: Studies on exile in the 19th century tend to be restricted to national histories.

This volume is the first to offer a broader view by looking at French, Italian, Hungarian, Polish, Czech and German political refugees who fled to England after the European revolutions of / The German Revolution resulted in an emigration of many to the U.S.

These German immigrants became known as the Forty-Eighters. The German-American Forty-Eighters uses the th anniversary of the German Revolution and subsequent emigration as cause to evaluate the impact these immigrants had upon the United States.

Editor and contributor Don Heinrich Tolzmann brings together. Abraham Lincoln and the German Immigrants: Turners and Forty-Eighters.

Yearbook of German American Studies, Supplemental Issue, volume 4. Abraham Lincoln and the German Immigrants: Turners This is an excerpt from the book, withimmigrants.5 Prominent among the arrivals were the refugees of the failed –49 revolutions, the. vidual liberties. From the German states, the Hapsburg monarchy, France, Italy, and else­ where, refugees crossed the Atlantic to a haven in America.

The Germans comprised the vast majority of these "Forty-eighters,' a term Dr. Wittke regards as almost synony­ mous with the German immigration of Although most of these immigrants were. – Revolution in Germany. Revolution in Baden, Berlin, and scattered German areas.

The Forty-Eighters were a group of about 4, German political activists who fought to establish a liberal and unified Germany. When defeated, many of them came to the U.S. as refugees. [Clifford Neal Smith:Encyclopedia of German American Research].

This article investigates the arrival and reception of political refugees of the – revolutions in the Kingdom of Greece. In addition to providing a new chapter on the transnational history of the so-called forty-eighters across Europe, I examine their presence in Greece in relation to broader questions concerning the nature of Greek nationalism and state formation during the mid Cited by: 1.

Many German people immigrated to the United States immediately following the failed revolution of This book is about those people, why the revolution took place, and what happened that caused the mass migration. Table of Contents ”The Forty-Eighters: A th Anniversary Assessment” by Don Heinrich Tolzmann ().

The Forty-Eighters: Political Refugees of the German Revolution of (, p. ). In fact, on that page is a speech by Mark Twain. The speech by James that Tolzmann quotes is on pages Chartists and Political Refugees Iorwerth Prothero.

Chapter Immigrants and Refugees: Who were the Real Forty-Eighters in the United States? Bruce Levine. PART IV: WOMEN IN EXILE. Chapter Keeping Busy in the Waiting-room: German Women Writers in London following the Revolution Carol Diethe. Chapter Price: $  She is author of An Exiled Generation: German and Hungarian Refugees of Revolution, (Cambridge, ).

She has published widely on the history of political exile in the nineteenth and twentieth century, and the cultural history of socialism.

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