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Bogen

BOGEN County in the Holy Roman Empire, named from a town in Bavaria on the left bank of the Danube, between Regensburg and Passau, and a little below Straubing.   The town is now in the Landkreis of Straubing-Bogen in the … Continue reading

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Bavaria-Straubing

BAVARIA-STRAUBING    BAYERN-STRAUBING. Straubing, which is now a Stadtkreis in the Land of Bayern, stands on the right bank of the Danube below Regensburg and above Passau,  and was the capital of one of the divisions of the Duchy of Lower … Continue reading

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Bavaria-Munich

BAVARIA-MUNICH   BAYERN-MÜNCHEN. In the division of the Bavarian lands in 1392 the youngest brother, John III, received the southern part of Upper Bavaria, with its capital at Munich; a share of the lands on the Danube around Straubing were added … Continue reading

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