Bad Kissingen

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Bad Kissingen

 

a spa in the Federal Republic of Germany (Bavaria) on the Franconian Saale River, 50 km north of Würzburg. The climate is temperate. Bad Kissingen features naturally carbonated saline spring water for therapeutic drinking and bathing. It is prescribed for gastrointestinal disorders, gynecological ailments, metabolic disturbances, and cardiovascular disorders. There are sanatoriums for adults and children, hydropathic clinics, and hotels. The spa is open all year.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Before the end of the course of drinking the waters, Prince Shtcherbatsky, who had gone on from Carlsbad to Baden and Kissingen to Russian friends--to get a breath of Russian air, as he said--came back to his wife and daughter.
Wenham, when he was going abroad, on his way to Kissingen to join Lord Steyne, enlightened Mrs.
This meeting immediately followed the 29th annual Congress of the Neuro-otological and Equilibriometric Society (NES) meeting in Bad Kissingen, Germany, hosted by Prof.