Monthly Archives: August 2018

Crossen

CROSSEN Now KROSNO ODRZANSKI. Town in western Poland, at the confluence of the Odra (Oder) and the Bodr, northwest of Zielona Gora and southeast of Frankfurt an der Oder. Crossen belonged to the Duchy of Glogau after the partition of … Continue reading

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Cromartyshire

CROMARTYSHIRE CROMARTY. Medieval Sheriffdom in northern Scotland. A later county. The town of Cromarty stands on the Firth of that name at the northeastern end of the Black Isle, north of Inverness. The sheriff was responsible for a small district … Continue reading

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Croatia, White

CROATIA, WHITE See CHROBATIA.

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Croatia

CROATIA HRVATSKA; Horváto (Magyar); Kroatien (Ger); la Croatie (Fr). Country of southeast central Europe or of the northwest Balkans. It has enjoyed three periods as an independent state: A Kingdom in the 10th and the 11th centuries, An ally of … Continue reading

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