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Bavaria ~ Detailed History ~ Weimar and the Third Reich

Bavaria ~ Detailed History ~ Weimar and the Third Reich As the Great War ended the German monarchies fell, and Bavaria became a Free State in a federal Germany.   Bavaria lost some territory when, under the terms of the Treaty of … Continue reading

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Allenstein

ALLENSTEIN Town in the Bishopric of Ermeland, which became part of Poland in 1466 and of Prussia in 1772.   In 1920 it was the principal town in the plebiscite area in southern East Prussia, set up by the Treaty of … Continue reading

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