Imperial German Colonial and Overseas Troops 1885-1918
||Quesada, Alejandro de|
|Series title:||Men-At-Arms Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Publishing Plc|
| Imprint:||Osprey Publishing|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $17.95|
| Book Description: |
From the Boxer Rebellion to Tsingtao to German East Africa (Tanzania), and colonies across Africa and the central Pacific, the Kaiser's Second Reich created a worldwide empire, and then lost it.
Following Prussia's victory over France in 1871 and German unification, the invigorated Second Reich sought international status alongside the older colonial powers - Britain, France, Spain and Russia. Actual overseas settlement was always sparse, counted in the low tens of thousands...