Swiss Postmen 54mm Model Soldier
Switzerland has had a special place in the history of Europe through its center, yet isolated location in the Alps.
Switzerland real story begins only in 1848 when the country's new constitution was agreed but three predecessors used included the state's history.
1.The old Confederation was a loose association of countries that were in the area where the State Switzerland today. It was founded by the cantons of Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden and received by peace extensive autonomy from the Holy Roman Empire. The area was expanded and in 1648 the region received by the Peace of Westphalia international sovereignty.
2. Helvetic Republic (1798-1803)
3. Central Confederation (1803-1848)