Re: Stettin #general
"Robert Israel" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote
In article <00a001c59369$c7213aa0$2b5b80d8@DDW6HF41>,According to Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stettin Stettin was
founded by Warcislaw IV (called New Szczecin).
Only in 1720 were the Swedes forced to cede the city to the Elector of
Until the 1630s Stettin was the capital of the Duchy of Pomerania which was
ruled by the Slavonic Griffin dynasty which was of Slavic origins.
This is abstracted >from Wikipedia and I cannot vouch for its content.
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/world/A0860467.html also contains a history
of Pommerania. Like all European history with changing borders and
frontiers, it is rather difficult to be certain about these things, and, of
course, wars have started over these sorts of arguments, and so it rather
depends who is saying it.
I am not a historian and I am not an expert on this.
COHNREICH (Anklam, Germany Krajenka, Poland) ATLAS (Wielkie Oczy (near
WECHSLER(Schwabach, Germany) KOHN (Wallerstein and Kleinerdlingen,Germany)
LANDAU/FREDKIN(Gomel, Mogilev, Belarus)