Engagement and Neutrality in Germany: The Case of Georg Forster, 1754-94

@article{Craig1969EngagementAN,
  title={Engagement and Neutrality in Germany: The Case of Georg Forster, 1754-94},
  author={Gordon Alexander Craig},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  year={1969},
  volume={41},
  pages={2 - 16}
}
  • G. Craig
  • Published 1 March 1969
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Modern History
Among the intellectual leaders of the German states during the period of the French Revolution, the political geographer and natural philosopher Georg Forster occupies a special place. As one who spent a third of his brief life outside Germany-living in England and traveling through the Russian steppes and the vast reaches of the South Seashe was the least parochial of German thinkers, a fact apparent in every page he wrote. In his political views, he was perhaps the most consistent and… Expand
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