Alsace-Lorraine
oft-disputed border reg., NE France; adjoins SW Germany.

Webster's Gazetteer. 2013.

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  • Alsace Lorraine — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Alsace (homonymie). Drapeau de l Alsace Lorraine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alsace-Lorraine — ( de. Reichsland Elsaß Lothringen, generally Elsass Lothringen ) was a territorial entity created by the German Empire in 1871 after the annexation of most of Alsace and parts of Lorraine in the Franco Prussian War. The Alsatian part lay in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Alsace-Lorraine — • The German Imperial Territory so known, and divided for State purposes into three civil districts Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Alsace Lorraine     Alsace Lorraine    …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alsace-Lorraine — Alsace Lorrainer, n. /al sas law rayn , loh , says /; Fr. /annl zas law rdden /, n. a region in NE France, including the former provinces of Alsace and Lorraine: part of Germany 1871 1919, 1940 45. 3,976,276; 5607 sq. mi. (14,522 sq. km). * * *… …   Universalium

  • Alsace-Lorraine — [al sāslô rān′; ] Fr [, al sāslō̂ ren′] region in NE France consisting of the former provinces of Alsace and Lorraine: under German control, 1871 1919 and 1940 44: restored to France, 1945 …   English World dictionary

  • Alsace-Lorraine — ensemble de ces deux prov. franç., annexées par l Allemagne de 1871 à 1918 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Alsace-Lorraine — 48° 40′ N 7° 00′ E / 48.67, 7 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alsace-Lorraine P 1 — The Imperial German railways ( Reichseisenbahnen ) allocated various steam locomotives in Alsace Lorraine to the P 1 class of engines as follows:;Classification system from 1906/1912 *Alsace Lorraine B 1 *Alsace Lorraine B 2 *Alsace Lorraine B 3… …   Wikipedia

  • Alsace-Lorraine B 1 — Infobox German Railway Vehicle Baureihe= Alsace Lorraine B 1 Farbe1= FF0000 Farbe2= FFFFFF Abbildung= Name= Nummerierung= Nr. 30–41 Nr. 501–512 (from 1906) Nos. 101–102 (from 1912) Hersteller= Strousberg Baujahre= 1870 Ausmusterung= Anzahl= 12… …   Wikipedia

  • Alsace-Lorraine G 8.1 — Infobox German Railway Vehicle Farbe1=FF0000 Farbe2=FFFFFF Baureihe= Alsace Lorraine G 8.1 DRG Class 55.25–56 SNCF Class 040 D Abbildung= Name= Nummerierung=DRG 55 2946, 3338 3340, 4275 4279, 4285 and 5665 Hersteller=Grafenstaden, Henschel… …   Wikipedia

  • Alsace-Lorraine —    The area of Alsace Lorraine (German, Elsass Lothringen) makes up the historic frontier area of northeastern France, separated from Germany in the east by the Rhine River and drained by the Moselle River. The vosges Mountains are in the east.… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

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