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Caen


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A city and river port in Normandy in northern France, on the River Orne, which is the burial place of William the Conqueror. The town was the scene of fierce fighting between the Germans and the Allies in June and July 1944.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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