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It is especially an artistic Alsace that M. Hallays reveals to us.
For people speak their thoughts in Alsace,—nowhere more freely.
True child of Alsace, he revelled in local folklore and legend.
The first cotton comber was invented by a Frenchman of Alsace named Heilmann.The Fabric of Civilization
And can you wonder that Germany finds Alsace and Lorraine restless?The Destroyer
Burton Egbert Stevenson
region between France and Germany (disputed by them 18c.-19c.), Medieval Latin Alsatia, from Old High German *Ali-sazzo "inhabitant of the other (bank of the Rhine)," from Proto-Germanic *alja "other" + Old High German -sazzo "inhabitant," literally "one who sits." Alsatian was adopted 1917 by the Kennel Club for "German Shepherd dog" to avoid the wartime associations of German; the breed has no connection with Alsace.