Representatives from many German states meet in Frankfurt to discuss German unification
Representatives from numerous Germanic states, many of them influenced by the revolutionary fervor spreading throughout Europe in 1848, meet in Frankfurt to discuss German unification and to draw up a provisional constitution. (By Brian Bockelman)
John Powell, ed., Chronology of European History, 15,000 B.C. to 1996, vol. 2 (Pasadena, California: Salem Press, 1997), 903.