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Kampen

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg map II-30
Part of Braun and Hogenberg map II-30





Facts in brief:

Located on the IJssel river; was an important medieval center; was member of Hanseatic League in 15th cen., but was surpassed by Amsterdam as a commercial center in 16th cen.; noted for medieval gateways & churches.

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