Map S.3.2    Party Bastions in Saxon Reichstag Elections, 1871 

 

 

    

 

“Party bastions” are constituencies in which one party won at least 60 percent of valid ballots cast in the first (main) election.

 

Source: Simone Lässig, Reichstagswahlen im Königreich Sachsen 1871–1912. Beiheft zur Karte D IV 2. Atlas zur Geschichte und Landeskunde von Sachsen (Leipzig and Dresden, 1998), 52-8, Appendix 2.

 

 


 

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