Strange states: Bavarian Soviet Republic (April – May 1919)

The revolution in Germany that overthrew the unworthy Kaiser Wilhelm II, at the tail end of World War I, ended with the establishment of a newly democratic German Reich under the auspices of the Weimar Constitution of 1919. This shaky young republic was threatened by far-right nationalist and monarchist parties such as the DNVP and… Read More Strange states: Bavarian Soviet Republic (April – May 1919)