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Schleswig-Holstein

Lübeck

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-24-1
Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-24-1






Facts in brief:

Located on Trave & Wakenitz rivers, near Baltic Sea; was seat of Slavic principality; German city founded by count of Holstein in 12th cen.; destroyed by fire, but rebuilt by Henry the Lion in 1159;

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