Posts tagged: Ludwig Quidde

Q is for Ludwig Quidde

I’m rapidly running out of likely candidates for the letter Q, but I have at least one to fall back on, Ludwig Quidde, the historian and pacifist whose opposition to German militarism spanned Bismarck to Hitler.

Quidde was born to wealthy parents in Bremen in 1858 and as a history student, he was a critic of Bismarck’s policies as he became active in the German Peace Society. Read more ›››