This edition publishes official reports written for the Foreign Office by British envoys to the States of the German Confederation (1815-1866). Volume II covers the period of German Vormarz from the July Revolution 1830 to 1847. All despatches are transcribed and annotated for the first time. The following missions are included: Frankfurt (Diet of the German Confederation), Berlin (Prussia), Munich (Bavaria), Stuttgart (Wurttemberg), Dresden (Saxony), Vienna (Austria) and Hanover from 1837. The selection presents the pluralistic perception of British diplomats of the political, economic, military, cultural, and social situation in the German states. Furthermore, the edition provides insights into the activities of the nineteenth century British diplomatic service.
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Author Biography - Markus Mosslang
Research Fellow of the German Historical Institute in London. He is author of Fluchtlingslehrer und Fluchtlingshochschullehrer. Eine Studie zur Integration der Fluchtlinge und Vertriebenen im bayerischen Bildungswesen 1945-1961 (2002). Research Fellow at the German Historical Institute in London. Her latest publications include Mord und andere Kleinigkeiten. Ungewohnliche Kriminalfalle aus sechs Jahrhunderten (2001) and the forthcoming 'Refugees of Revolution. Political Exiles in Mid-Victorian London' (2002). Director of the German Historical Institute in London until 2000. He has written on 19th century German and English history.