Prince Hohenlohe succeeds Count Caprivi as German chancellor

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Historical Context Note

German chancellor Count Leo von Caprivi falls from power, in part due to unpopularity resulting from the commercial treaty signed with Russia in February. He is succeeded as chancellor by Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingswurst.
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Editors. "Prince Hohenlohe succeeds Count Caprivi as German chancellor". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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