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Cremona

CREMONA City, the seat of a Bishop, on the River Po in northern Italy, southeast of Milan; and A province in modern Italy. The city was taken in 553 from the Ostrogoths by the Byzantines, and lost by them to … Continue reading

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Ångermanland

ÅNGERMANLAND Former province in northern Sweden, through which the lower course of the River Angerman flows.  Its chief town was Härnösand, on the Gulf of Bothnia.  It is now the northern and larger part of the county of Västernorrland.

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