STRASSBURG, or Strasburg (French Strasbourg), a town of Germany, the capital of the imperial province of Alsace-Lorraine and a fortress of the first rank, is situated in a fertile plain at the junction of the Ill and the Breusch, 2 m.
For the history of the bishopric see Grandidier, Histoire de l'eglise et des eveques-princes de Strasbourg (Strassburg, 1775-1778); Glockler, Geschichte des Bistums Strasburg (Strassburg, 1879-1880); and J.
Seyboth, Strasbourg historique (Strassburg, 1894); and C. Stahling, Histoire contemporaine de Strasbourg (Nice, 1884 seq.).
The Franco-German War engaged Flach's activities in other directions, and he spent two years (described in his Strasbourg apres le bonabardement, 1873) at work on the rebuilding of the library and the museum, which had been destroyed by Prussian shells.
Similar trees are mentioned in the late 16th century literature of Latvia, Vienna, Basel, and Strasbourg.
The first official Christmas tree was placed in Strasbourg in 1605 and decorated with artificial roses, apples, sugar, and painted hosts.
alleyways of the fairytale towns of Strasbourg and RÃ¼desheim.
This approach might be thought to be perhaps both overly dismissive of the Human Rights Commission and overly deferential to the Strasbourg Court.
sound the death knell for our wasteful trips to Strasbourg.
Yet, visiting Strasbourg yesterday to address the European Parliament for the first time, he became somewhat tongue-tied.
The May Strasbourg session got off to a slightly wobbly start.
Schmidt, Elsass and Lothringen (Leip., 1859); Spach, Histoire de la basse Alsace et de la vale de Strasbourg (Stras., 1860); von Miillenheim Rechberg, Die Annexion des Elsass durch Frankreich and Rilckblick auf die Verwaltung des Landes, 1648-1697 (Stras., 1897); Du Prel, Die deutsche Verwaltung in Elsass, 1870-1879 (Stras., 1879); L.
I hope that this latest revelation may finally sound the death knell for our wasteful trips to Strasbourg.
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