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Bridgehead of the evangelization of Livonia, Riga was founded in 1201 by Albert of Buxhövden, bishop of Bremen, on the site of an original nucleus of Lett fishermen. A bishopric ...

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

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