from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The plan or desire to unite all the German peoples in one political organization or state; organized effort directed to this end.
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c politicaly. you yre talking about politics before WW2. today its more EU and federal goverments thing. it has absolutly a little to do with pan-germanism. aside that Taiwan is a still ocupated Island wich did not get a chance to became politicaly independent since it was left by dutch colonialists.