Rathenow


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Rathenow

 

a city in the German Democratic Republic, in Potsdam District. Population, 31,800 (1974). A landing on the Havel River, Rathenow has optical and electrical-engineering industries.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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