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Paul von Hindenburg

Overview page. Subjects: History.

(1847–1934)

German general and statesman. He fought at the Battle of Königgratz (Sadowa) and in the Franco-Prussian War (1870–71) and retired in 1911. He was recalled to active...

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Paul von Hindenburg

Overview page. Subjects: History.

(1847–1934)

German general and statesman. He fought at the Battle of Königgratz (Sadowa) and in the Franco-Prussian War (1870–71) and retired in 1911. He was recalled to active...

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Hindenburg, Paul von

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 42 words.

(1847–1934) German field marshal during World War I and president of the Weimar Republic (1925–34), born

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Hindenburg, Paul von (2 Oct. 1847)

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 280 words.

Hindenburg was a Prussian from Germany's eastern frontier and had a successful military career in the Austro-Prussian War (1866...

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Hindenburg, Paul von (2 Oct. 1847)

Edited by Dennis Kavanagh and Christopher Riches.

in A Dictionary of Political Biography

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History. 261 words.

(b. Posen, 2 Oct. 1847; d. Neudeck, 2 Aug. 1934)

German; President 1925–34 Hindenburg was a

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Hindenburg, Paul von (2 Oct. 1847)

Edited by Dennis Kavanagh and Christopher Riches.

in A Dictionary of Political Biography

P ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History. 261 words.

Hindenburg was a Prussian from Germany's eastern frontier and had a successful military career in the Austro-Prussian War (1866

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Hindenburg, Paul von (1847–1934)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 127 words.

(1847–1934)

German general and statesman. He fought at the Battle of Königgratz (Sadowa) and in the

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Hindenburg, Paul von (1847–1934)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 139 words.

He fought at the Battle of Königgratz (*Sadowa) and in the *Franco-Prussian War (1870–71) and retired in ...

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Paul von Hindenburg (1847–1934)

Edited by Antony Jay.

in Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations

January 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 62 words.

That man for a Chancellor? I'll make him a postmaster and he can lick the stamps with my head on

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Hindenburg, Paul Von (1847–1934)

Dennis E. Showalter.

in The Oxford Companion to American Military History

January 2000; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 282 words.

(1847–1934), German field marshal and president.

Member of an aristocratic Prussian family, Hindenburg saw action as a junior

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Hindenburg, Field-Marshal Paul von Beneckendorff Und von

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 113 words.

Born Posen, 2 Oct. 1847; s of Robert von Beneckendorff und von Hindenburg, retired Major, and Luise Schwickart; m Gertrud von Sperling (d 1921...

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Hindenburg, Paul Ludvig von Beneckendorf und (1847–1934)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 346 words.

German field-marshal who rose to prominence in the later stages of World War I to become second president of the Weimar Republic....

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Hindenburg, Paul von Beneckendorff und von (b. 2 Oct. 1847)

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 200 words.

(b. 2 Oct. 1847, d. 2 Aug. 1934).

President of Germany 1925–34 He retired as supreme commander

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Hindenburg, Paul von Beneckendorf und von (1847–1934)

Edited by Henry Garland and Mary Garland.

in The Oxford Companion to German Literature

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 377 words.

(Posen, 1847–1934, Neudeck, West-Prussia),

served first in the Prussian Guard (3. Garde-Regt. zu Fuss) in which he took part

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Hindenburg, Paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und von (1847–1934)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 79 words.

Commanding the army on the e front in World War 1, he defeated the Russians in the Battle of Tannenberg.

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Hindenburg, FM Paul von Beneckendorff und (1847–1934)

D. E. Showalter.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 532 words.

Hindenburg served during the wars of unification as a junior officer of the Prussian Guard and retired as a corps

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Hindenburg Line

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 44 words.

The German fortified line of defence in northeastern France set up by Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg (1847–1934)

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Hindenburg Line

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

In World War I, a German fortified line of defense on the Western Front to which Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg directed retreat. The triple-lined entrenched position, which extended...

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Hindenburg

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 112 words.

name of the German soldier and statesman Paul von Hindenburg, 1847–1934. A German airship named for him, the largest ever built, was intended to provide a luxury passenger service across...

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Hindenburg

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

Name of the German soldier and statesman Paul von Hindenburg, 1847–1934. A German airship named for him, the largest ever built, was intended to provide a luxury passenger service across...

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Hindenburg

Anna von der Goltz.

September 2009; p ublished online February 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 344 pages.

Hindenburg: Power, Myth, and the Rise of the Nazis investigates the various political and cultural manifestations of the myth surrounding German Chief of Staff and Reich...

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