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Oldenburg
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I. Territory – II. History – III. Statistics

I. Territory

The territory of Oldenburg was absorbed in 1946 into the Land of Lower Saxony, but within the structures of the Protestant and Catholic churches, it retains more or less the boundaries of the duchy of Oldenburg determined by the Congress of Vienna (Vienna, Congress of), comprising the administrative districts of Friesland, Wesermarsch, Ammerland, Oldenburg, Cloppenburg, and Vechta, and t…

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Schäfer, Rolf, “Oldenburg”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 22 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_024176>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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