Niemen


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Niemen:

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, Ger. Memel, Lithuanian Nemanos, Pol. Niemen, river, c.580 mi (930 km) long, rising in central Belarus, SW of Minsk. It flows generally W to Grodno, then N and W through S Lithuania to form part of the Lithuania–Kaliningrad Region border before
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, river.
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Finally, in late December, six months after they set off, the surviving French soldiers cross back over the Niemen River.
The net effect of Napoleon's march on Moscow was that his army, some 250,000 strong when it crossed the Niemen, was reduced to 130,000 because of the lack of supplies, disease, and Russian hit-and-run attacks on Napoleon's rear.
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In June 1812, with more than 500,000 men, Napoleon crossed the Niemen River and entered Russia.
O herte vrunt timothee wachte dar niemen ongeleerde dese dinc en hore di mit redelichen dingen opwassen is so wenent dat niet bouen redene si .
She crossed the Russian frontier at Brody in Galicia shortly after the invading French armies traversed the river Niemen, and she was one of the last independent foreign observers to see Moscow before the inhabitants defiantly put it to the torch.
He was thinking of timber he would float down the Niemen And of thalers he would count by candlelight.
Continuing his conjectures, he supplies an explanation of the geography of that territory, imaginatively filling the unknown: "When Adam and Eve were expelled from Paradise, they walked alongside this river until they reached the Niemen, which flowed south, no, then it was north.
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Czeslaw Niemen "Kiedy sie dziwic przestane-": monografia artystyczna.