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Bridge to the town hall built in the middle of the river  
   

Bridge to the town hall built in the middle of the river

The prince/bishop wouldn't grant the people land for a town hall, so they built it in the river, which nobody could own.
People Power in 1467

May 11th 2018
Bamberg is yet another historic town near the confluence of two rivers, in this case the Main and the Reglitz. Bamberg's old town, with over 1000 years history, escaped bombing by the Allies in WWII and has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1993. Bamberg is built on an early medieval plan and has many half-timber houses and very old churches. Bamberg was made a bishopric in 1007 and bisho ... read more
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German Flag As Europe's largest economy and most populous nation, Germany remains a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations. European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20t... ... read more
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