Paul Ludwig Adalbert Falk


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German Liberal politician. From 1872 to 1879 he was Minister of Public Worship and Education, appointed with explicit instructions to defend the State against the Church in the Kulturkampf. His May Laws failed because of opposition from orthodox Protestants as well as RCs.

Subjects: Literature — Christianity.

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