Essay on Chapter 11 Lesson 3

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Conservatives – a person who is averse to change and holds to traditional values and attitudes, typically in relation to politics.
Labors- work, especially hard physical work
Premier - first in importance, order, or position; leading.
Coalition - an alliance for combined action, especially a temporary alliance of political parties forming a government or of states.
Otto van bismark - Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg (1 April 1815 – 30 July 1898), known asOtto von Bismarck, was a conservative Prussian statesman who dominated German and European affairs from the 1860s until 1890.

Reichstag - he lower house of the parliament during the period of the Second Reich and the Weimar Republic.
Chancellor - senior state or legal official. The head of the government in some European countries, such as Germany.
William II - Kaiser of Germany and King of Prussia (1888-1918). Grandson of Queen Victoria, he supported the Afrikaners in South Africa and Austria's demands on Serbia (1914). He was forced to abdicate at the end of World War I.
Francis Joseph - emperor of Austria and king of Hungary; was defeated by Napoleon III at the battle of Magenta (1830-1916)
Duma - a legislative body in the ruling assembly of Russia and of some other republics of the former Soviet Union.

American federation or labor - The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was the first federation of labor unions in the United States. It was founded in Columbus, Ohio, in May 1886 by an alliance of craft unions disaffected from the Knights of Labor, a national labor association.
Liliuokalani - Queen of the Hawaiian Islands (1891-1893). She was the last Hawaiian ruler to govern the islands.
Spanish American war - A war between Spain and the United States, fought in 1898. The war