Editors. "A Constitution is granted in Hesse-Cassel". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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A Constitution is granted in Hesse-Cassel (34 words)
Historical Context Note
Responding to the recent Paris revolution of 1830, the inhabitants of Hesse-Cassel call for reform. The elector allows the the estates-general to draft a constitution, which is then much admired and copied in other states.17940 A Constitution is granted in Hesse-Cassel 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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