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Charles the Bad

(Encyclopedia) Charles the Bad: see Charles II , king of Navarre.

Bad Ems

(Encyclopedia) Bad Ems, Germany: see Ems .

Bad Kreuznach

(Encyclopedia) Bad Kreuznach bät kroits´näkh [key], city (1994 pop. 42,960), Rhineland-Palatinate, W Germany, on the Nahe River. Its manufactures include optical instruments, tires, machinery, and leather...

Bad Langensalza

(Encyclopedia) Bad Langensalza bät läng˝ənzäl´tsä [key], town (1994 pop. 17,350), Thuringia, S central Germany, on the Unstrut River. It is an industrial and horticultural center. Manufactures include...

Bad Godesberg

(Encyclopedia) Bad Godesberg bät gō´dəsbĕrk [key], part of Bonn , North Rhine–Westphalia, W Germany, on the Rhine River. It is the site of numerous foreign embassies and government agencies as w...

Bad Nauheim

(Encyclopedia) Bad Nauheim bät nou´hīm [key], town (1994 pop. 29,405), Hesse, central Germany, in the Taunus Mts. It is a world-famous resort, noted for its salt springs, which are used to treat heart and...

Bad Reichenhall

(Encyclopedia) Bad Reichenhall bät rī´khənhäl [key] or Reichenhall, town (1994 pop. 17,050), Bavaria, S central Germany, on the Saalach River, near the Austrian border. It is a year-round health ...

Bad Ischl

(Encyclopedia) Bad Ischl bät ĭsh´əl [key] or Ischl, city (1991 pop. 13,887), in Upper Austria prov., W Austria, in the center of the Salzkammergut . It is a famous spa. After 1822 it was the...

Bad Advice for New Graduates

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