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The Oxford Companion to German Literature (3 ed.)

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Literature
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121 words

a city in Nordrhein-Westfalen, situated close to the Belgo-German frontier, known to English and French historians as Aix-la-Chapelle. Of ...

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Charles Messenger

The Oxford Companion to World War II

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Current Version:
2003

German city situated close to the Dutch and Belgian borders, the scene of the first major battle fought by Eisenhower ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
Length:
110 words
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(town, palace) West central German town, known for its hot springs. Aachen’s significance is linked to *Charlemagne, who created ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
67 words

City in sw North Rhine-Westphalia, w Germany. The city is noted for its sulphur baths, used by the Romans, which ...

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Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
Length:
477 words
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Aachen (Aix-la-Chapelle) is situated to the north of the Eifel massif. Its hot springs were known to the Romans, who ...

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