Philipp Scheidemann forms cabinet in Germany (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Socialist Philipp Scheidemann served as the first chancellor of the Weimar Republic but resigned in June 1919 over his refusal to sign the Versailles Treaty.

Citation:
Editors. "Philipp Scheidemann forms cabinet in Germany". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=12664, accessed 07 December 2016.]