Small Wars Journal

Germany

Germany’s Options in the First Moroccan Crisis SWJED Thu, 09/19/2019 - 7:45am
Following the Franco-Prussian war and its unification in 1871, the German Empire was a latecomer to the “Scramble for Africa.” Only in 1890 did it adopt Weltpolitik, seeking possessions abroad and equal status among the European imperial powers.