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The castles and mountain castles in Germany

Ritterburgen

Band 1 Band 2 Band 3 Band 4 Band 5 Band 6 Band 7 Band 8   Quellen: Gottschalck, Kaspar Friedrich: Die Ritterburgen und Bergschlösser Deutschlands, Band 1-7, Hall: Hemmerde & Schwetschke, 1815-1831



History and Description of the former castle fortresses and castles knight of the Prussian monarchy

From this multi-volume work is now the 1. Band forms, provided by the Saxon State Library in Dresden. The old castle strongholds in the provinces of the Kingdom Preusse, especially in Silesia, Thuringia, the Duchy of Saxony and Westphalia, etc. all have the same fate, they lie in ruins. War, Fire or newer owners, which the walls were leaving and the time of weathering are responsible.