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Posted By: The_one_and_only_Dai
02-Oct-01 - 11:53 AM
Thread Name: Origin: High Germany
Subject: RE: High Germany, who wrote it?
I've always assumed it's about the Seven Years' War, as British soldiers didn't get sent to 'Higher Germanie' at any time in the Napoleonic. Whereas Marlborough laid siege to several cities on the Rhine/Donau.