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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 2 months ago

why did Germans only show up in history of mankind only beginning with the last century ?

they weren't even known by their own name , before the first world war and the colonial race , they were a band of mercenaries fighting for other people . their girls would go elsewhere like to Russia to get married to russian royals . like Katherine who was of german ancestry ...

anyone who tries to convince you otherwise is lying , they were even ashamed to name their own country after their race . they would call it the Holy Roman empire ...

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago
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    Americans have no real history.....

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    when many say 80% good facts are mixed with  nonsense, and half information say 20% 

    you get the ravings of  lunatic that looks good to those who want to see that.  

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  • F
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Germany was a collection of states until the late 19th century, as was Italy and of course the USA.

    Similarly other countries have split up into their previous constituent parts in the 20th century, notably the Soviet Union ,Yugoslavia and Czechoslovakia.

    It’s called history.

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  • ?
    Lv 4
    2 months ago

    Americans cannot speak English properly

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    actually they already showed up in the middle ages and one could argue even during Antiquity as Germanic people

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  • 2 months ago

    The region was called Germania by the Romans and the tribes that inhabited it were referred to collectively as Germani or by their tribal affiliation.

    Your question/statement above, is so riddled with inaccuracy and outright falsehoods I'm not sure you aren't just trolling. 

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  • 2 months ago

    Germany was a loose association of individual kingdoms until they were unified in the late 19th century. I guess you never heard of Bavaria, Prussia, Wurttemberg, Baden, Saxony....

    • 2 months agoReport

      i have heard of saxony 

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  • Elaine
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Interesting view considering the Romans called  the territory in what we call Germany,  Germania. Caligula's father had as one of his names Germanicus. 

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  • 2 months ago

    The Battle of the Teutoburg Forest by Roman historians, took place in the Teutoburg Forest in 9 CE, when an alliance of Germanic tribes ambushed and destroyed three Roman legions and their auxiliaries.

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  • 2 months ago

    Germany was once called Prussia you didn't mention that once.

    • 2 months agoReport

      east germany was prussia 

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  • 2 months ago

    Don't know where you get your history lessons from but you need new sources- LOL

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