Albert Ballin and the First World War

     see also the outbreak of WW I and

     the shift in migration patterns and policies



 The Ballin - Churchill meeting of July 24, 1914


 Ballin's efforts at Anglo-German rapproachment (in German)


 Ballin during the First World War




Anglo-German Naval Race

Haldane Mission
Ballin and Hamburg

Ballin and HAPAG

Ballin and Britain




Cecil, Lamar. Albert Ballin: Business and Politics in Imperial Germany,

  1888-1918. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1967.

Epkenhans, Michael. Tirpitz. 2008

Huldermann, Bernhard. Albert Ballin. Berlin: Gerhard Stalling, 1922.

Kennedy, Paul. M. The Rise of the Anglo-German Antagonism. London:

  George Allen and Unwin, 1980.

Massie, Robert K. Dreadnought. New York: Random House, 1991.

Further references, see: here.