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Regensburg

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-40
Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-40





Facts in brief:

Located on right bank of Danube river where it joins the Regen; Romans founded frontier post on Celtic settlement in 2nd cen.; went to Charlemagne in 788; prospered in Middle Ages; ruined by French in 1809, went to Bayern in 1810; bombed in WW II.

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