NTK Prussia: Prussia is later Persia around the 16th century. the land of Prussia is so unostentatious and because of this Prussia made valiant efforts to improve it's military. This task would be achieved after Frederick William the Great Elector. Prussia and Frederick's army would gain power by overthrowing other monarchies by violent warfare. This rapid growth of power would allow all the political power of Prussia to go to Frederick making this an absolutist state.