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's-Hertogenbosch

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-18
Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-18





Facts in brief:

Located where Dommel & Aa rivers join to form Dieze; chartered by duke Henry I of Brabant in 12th cen.; grew to be important wool center & bishop's seat (1559); was often under siege, since it was located on Catholic-Protestant line of division.

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