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For other uses, see Baden (disambiguation).
Territory of Baden 1806-1945.

Baden is a historical German territory. Together with Württemberg and Hohenzollern, two other historical territories, it now forms the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg.[1]


Following the dissolution of the old Duchy of Swabia, Baden underwent an interesting history which can be summarized as follows:

After WWII this territory was subdivided between Württemberg-Baden and South Baden. Finally, in 1952, it was integrated into Baden-Württemberg, with Stuttgart as capital.

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This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the German Wikipedia.
  1. ^ Andrea Schulte-Peevers; Anthony Haywood, Sarah Johnstone, Jeremy Gray, Daniel (2007). Germany. Lonely Planet. ISBN 978-1-74059-988-7. Retrieved 1 February 2009. 

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