Cultural unity and economic cooperation under the Zollverein helped German nationalism to grow. Meanwhile, liberal idealists and fear of invasion encouraged nationalistic feeling in the German states.
How many states did Napoleon reorganise Germany into?
After the Congress of Vienna, the Confederation of the Rhine was reinvented as what?
The German Confederation
What most hampered the development of trade between the 39 states of the Bund?
Why did Prussia suffer greatly from export tariffs?
They exported more than the other states
Prussia was split in two
It was a poorer state than others
When was the Zollverein established?
Who conducted research into German folklore?
The Brothers Grimm
Why were the Carlsbad Decrees issued?
To reduce nationalistic fervour
To increase nationalistic fervour
To increase liberal influence
What political position did Frederick William of Prussia adopt?
He was a conservative
He was a liberal
He swung between conservative and liberal views
By the mid 1840s, how was Prussia treating nationalists?
There was little nationalism present
What was the main cause of 1848 Revolutions in the German states?
Social and economic hardship