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Poznan

facts in brief

Part of Braun and Hogenberg VI-46 map
Part of Braun and Hogenberg VI-46 map





Facts in brief:

On banks of Warta River; became a major trade center; cultural growth peaked 15th-16th cen.; was occupied by Germans; part of the Duchy of Warsaw 1807-1815; destroyed by Nazis in 1939; textile mills, chemical & metals plants were built after WW II.

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