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Baden-Sponheim

BADEN-SPONHEIM In the partition of Baden in 1515 among the three sons of the abdicated Margrave Christopher, Philip, the second son, took the northern lands around Pforzheim and Durlach and also the rights held by Baden in the County of … Continue reading

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Baden-Durlach

BADEN-DURLACH Durlach is now an eastern suburb of Karlsruhe, the German city on the Rhine near the point of the V, which is made by the German-French border. Durlach became part of Baden in 1211.   In the partition of the … Continue reading

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Baden(Germany)

BADEN(Germany) A principality, successively a Margraviate, Electorate and Grand Duchy, in southwestern Germany (after 1918 a Land in the Weimar Republic); A Nazi Party Gau; A Land  in the postwar period 1.  The Margraviate had taken its name from a … Continue reading

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