Religious orders abolished in Prussia

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Historical Context Note

Almost all religious orders are abolished in Prussia as part of the 'Kulturkampf', Bismarck's governmental campaign against the Catholic Church.
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Editors. "Religious orders abolished in Prussia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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