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The Rhineland (German: Rheinland; French: Rhénanie; Dutch: Rijnland; Kölsch: Rhingland; Latinised name: Rhenania) is a loosely defined area of Western Germany along the Rhine, chiefly its middle section.

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The Rhineland (German: Rheinland; French: Rhénanie; Dutch: Rijnland; Kölsch: Rhingland; Latinised name: Rhenania) is a loosely defined area of Western...

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Occupation of the Rhineland

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The Occupation of the Rhineland from 1 December 1918 until 30 June 1930 was a consequence of the collapse of the Imperial German Army in 1918, after which...

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Remilitarization of the Rhineland

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Movement Second Italo-Ethiopian War 1935–1936 Remilitarization of the Rhineland 1936 Spanish Civil War 1936–1939 Italo-German "Axis" protocol 1936 Anti-Comintern...

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Rhineland Bastard

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Rhineland Bastard (German: Rheinlandbastard) was a derogatory term used in Nazi Germany to describe Afro-Germans, believed fathered by French Army personnel...

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Rhineland massacres

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The Rhineland massacres, also known as the German Crusade of 1096 or Gzerot Tatnó (Hebrew: גזרות תתנ"ו, "Edicts of 4856"), were a series of mass murders...

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Mainz (German: [maɪ̯nt͡s] (listen)) is the capital and largest city of Rhineland-Palatinate (German: Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany. Mainz is on the left bank...

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Rhineland Offensive

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The Rhineland Offensive was a series of allied offensive operations by 21st Army Group commanded by Bernard Montgomery from 8 February 1945 to 25 March...

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Allied advance from Paris to the Rhine

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with the official United States military European Theater of Operations Rhineland and Ardennes-Alsace campaigns. German forces had been routed during the...

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Rhine Province

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also known as Rhenish Prussia (Rheinpreußen) or synonymous with the Rhineland (Rheinland), was the westernmost province of the Kingdom of Prussia and...

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Municipality of Rhineland

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The Municipality of Rhineland is a rural municipality (RM) in the Canadian province of Manitoba. The RM had a population of 5,945 as of the 2016 Canada...

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Friends of God

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The Friends of God (German: Gottesfreunde; or gotesvriunde) was a medieval mystical group of both ecclesiastical and lay persons within the Catholic Church...

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Rhenish Republic

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of change in the status of the Rhineland within the Weimar Republic. Others advocated full integration of the Rhineland into France. Similar political...

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Social market economy

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The social market economy (SOME; German: soziale Marktwirtschaft), also called Rhine capitalism, Rhine-Alpine capitalism, the Rhenish model, and social...

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Rheinisches Landesmuseum

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Landesmuseum (the Rhineland State Museum, or the State Museum of the Rhine) may refer to either of two sister museums in the Rhineland: Rheinisches Landesmuseum...

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Meckenheim (German: [ˈmɛkŋ̍haɪm] (listen); Kölsch: Meckem) is a town in the Rhein-Sieg district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated approximately...

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Viking raids in the Rhineland

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The Viking raids in the Rhineland were part of a series of invasions of Francia by the Vikings that took place during the final decades of the 9th century...

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Missouri Rhineland

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The Missouri Rhineland is a geographical area of Missouri that extends from west of St. Louis to slightly east of Jefferson City, located mostly in the...

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Locarno Treaties

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and Upper Silesia. The principal treaty concluded at Locarno was the Rhineland Pact between Germany, France, Belgium, Great Britain, and Italy. Germany...

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States of Germany

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Saxony (Niedersachsen), North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Rhineland-Palatinate (Rheinland-Pfalz), Schleswig-Holstein, Württemberg-Baden (until...

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List of cities and towns in Germany

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towns Saxony: 169 cities and towns Lower Saxony: 159 cities and towns Rhineland-Palatinate: 130 cities and towns Thuringia: 117 cities and towns Brandenburg:...

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Treaty of Versailles

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Movement Second Italo-Ethiopian War 1935–1936 Remilitarization of the Rhineland 1936 Spanish Civil War 1936–1939 Italo-German "Axis" protocol 1936 Anti-Comintern...

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meaning Ludwig's Port upon Rhine), is a city in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate, on the river Rhine, opposite Mannheim. With Mannheim, Heidelberg...

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Rheinische Zeitung

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been the most important urban center of the region of Germany known as Rhineland. During the decade of the 1830s a newspaper called the Kölnische Zeitung...

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Mid-Missouri. Soon after, heavy German immigration formed the Missouri Rhineland. Missouri played a central role in the westward expansion of the United...

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Operation Veritable

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the Rhine and Maas rivers, east of the German/Dutch frontier, in the Rhineland. It was part of Eisenhower's "broad front" strategy to occupy the entire...

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area known as Rhenish Hesse (Rheinhessen) in the neighbouring state of Rhineland-Palatinate. The German name Hessen, like the names of other German regions...

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between low vine-covered hills of red sandstone in the west of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, near the border with Luxembourg and within the important Moselle...

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Persecution of black people in Nazi Germany

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full-blooded ethnic Germans. After World War I, French occupation forces in the Rhineland included African colonial troops, some of whom fathered children with...

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Morden and Rhineland

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Morden and Rhineland is a former provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba, which was represented in the Legislative Assembly...

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Causes of World War II

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politics, with complaints primarily focused on the demilitarisation of the Rhineland, the prohibition of German unification with Austria and the loss of some...

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Saxony-Anhalt and parts of the state of Thuringia in Germany); Pomerania; Rhineland; Westphalia; Silesia (without Austrian Silesia); Schleswig-Holstein; Hanover;...

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after which it flows in a mostly northerly direction through the German Rhineland. Finally in Germany the Rhine turns into a predominantly westerly direction...

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