- a city in W Saxony, in E Germany.
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Luther at length agreed to have a conference with the prophets of Zwickau.Count Ulrich of Lindburg
There is a copy of this work in the Rathsschul Library at Zwickau.
In the libraries of Zwickau, Dresden, and Leipsic similar relics of the poet may be seen.Lives of Illustrious Shoemakers
William Edward Winks
In 1526 Agricola returned to Zwickau, and in 1527 he was chosen town physician at Joachimsthal.
For one with time at discretion, Zwickau and the neighbourhood would yield a few days of enjoyable exploration.A July Holiday in Saxony, Bohemia, and Silesia
- a city in E Germany, in Saxony: Anabaptist movement founded here (1521); coal-mining and industrial centre. Pop: 99 846 (2003 est)
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