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Brunswick-Celle

BRUNSWICK-CELLE    BRAUNSCHWEIG-CELLE. Celle is a town on the River Aller, a tributary of the Weser, northeast of Hanover.   It became the residence of the Dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg in the late 14th century.   As a result of a long dispute with … Continue reading

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Aller

ALLER The northern department in the Kingdom of Westphalia, whose King was Jerome Bonaparte.   It was added to the Kingdom in 1810.   Formerly part of the Electorate of Hanover, it had been held by Prussia from 1805 until 1807, when … Continue reading

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