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A city in NE France, in Alsace, close to the border with Germany, annexed by Germany in 1870, and returned to France after the First World War. It is the headquarters of the Council of Europe and of the European Parliament.

Strasbourg goose a goose fattened in such a way as to enlarge the liver for use in pâté de foie gras.

Subjects: Art — Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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