[oz-nuh-broo k; German aws-nah-bryk]
- a city in Lower Saxony, in NW Germany.
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In the hollow of the night (some say, one in the morning), they reach Osnabruck.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. VI. (of XXI.)
Holland can be overrun, from Osnabruck quarter, at a day's warning.
During the time I was at Osnabruck, there was a good commandant in charge.
Cotton was ordered to return to Osnabruck, and was replaced by a German orderly.
James Kelly was born at Osnabruck, Ireland, where he grew to manhood.Fifty Years In The Northwest
William Henry Carman Folsom
- an industrial city in NW Germany, in Lower Saxony: a member of the Hanseatic League in the Middle Ages; one of the treaties comprising the Peace of Westphalia (1648) was signed here. Pop: 165 517 (2003 est)
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