Weimar Assembly


A Historical dictionary of Germany's Weimar Republic, 1918-1933. .

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  • Weimar Coalition —    a parliamentary alliance comprising the SPD, the DDP, and the Center Party.* It originated in July 1917 when an interparty Reichstag* committee of the SPD, the Center, and the Progressive Party (pre cursor to the DDP) was created to draft a… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • Weimar Republic — German Republic (1919 33): created by a constitutional assembly at Weimar (1919) & dissolved after Hitler became chancellor …   English World dictionary

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  • Weimar Constitution — The Weimar Constitution in booklet form. The constitution itself required that it be provided to school children at the time of their graduation. The Constitution of the German Reich (German: Die Verfassung des Deutschen Reichs), usually known as …   Wikipedia

  • Weimar National Assembly — The Weimar National Assembly (German: Weimarer Nationalversammlung) governed Germany from February 6, 1919 to June 6, 1920 and drew up the new constitution which governed Germany from 1919 to 1933, technically remaining in effect even until the… …   Wikipedia

  • Weimar — This article is about the German city. For the parliamentary republic, see Weimar Republic. For the UNESCO World Heritage Site, see Classical Weimar (World Heritage Site). For other uses, see Weimar (disambiguation). Weimar …   Wikipedia

  • Weimar Republic — the German republic (1919 33), founded at Weimar. * * * Government of Germany 1919–33, so named because the assembly that adopted its constitution met at Weimar in 1919. In its early years, the Weimar Republic was troubled by postwar economic and …   Universalium

  • Weimar — Weimarian, adj., n. /vuy mahr, wuy /, n. a city in Thuringia, in central Germany. 64,000. * * * ▪ Germany  city, Thuringia Land (state), eastern Germany. Weimar lies along the Ilm River, just east of Erfurt. First mentioned in documents in 975 as …   Universalium

  • Weimar Coalition — The Weimar Coalition ( de. Weimarer Koalition) is the name given to the coalition of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), the German Democratic Party (DDP), and the Catholic Centre Party, who together had a large majority of the… …   Wikipedia

  • National Assembly — (Nationalversammlung)    In accordance with a 30 November 1918 ruling by the Council of People s Representatives,* elections for a constituent assembly were held on 19 January 1919. Six parties and several splinter groups campaigned in Germany s… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

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