Friedland


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Friedland:

see FrýdlantFrýdlant
, Ger. Friedland, town, N Czech Republic, in Bohemia, near the German and Polish borders, at the foot of the Sudetes Mts. A railroad junction, Frýdlant has breweries and factories that manufacture textiles and metal products.
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, Czech Republic.

Friedland:

see PravdinskPravdinsk
, formerly Friedland
, town, NW European Russia, formerly in East Prussia. In 1807 the city was the scene of a battle in which Napoleon I defeated the Russians, thus precipitating the fall of Königsberg and the Treaty of Tilsit.
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Friedland

 

until 1946, the name of the city of Pravdinsk in Kaliningrad Oblast, RSFSR.

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In June the battle of Friedland was fought, in which the Pavlograds did not take part, and after that an armistice was proclaimed.
On the evening before the battle of Friedland," he went on, after a moment, "I had been sent with a despatch to General Davoust's quarters, and I was on the way back to my own, when at a turn in the road I found myself face to face with the Emperor.
it said, "this is the anniversary of Marengo and Friedland, by which the destinies of Europe were twice decided.
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Friedland will oversee the group's rating criteria and credit policy.
So it's little surprise that Bob Friedland, an iconic real estate figure in Westchester and the Bronx, has enjoyed such immense success.
Darrell Friedland, 34, was sentenced to 11/2 to 2 years in state prison, after entering a guilty plea in Worcester Superior Court to a charge of conspiring to commit an aggravated assault, and battery with a dangerous weapon.
1 singles Diana Friedland swept Jung Mi Jang without dropping a game, 6-0, 6-0.
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Veteran real estate executive Bob Friedland is taking the helm as president and CEO of Friedland Realty Advisors.