Alsace-Lorraine is declared part of the German Reich

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Historical Context Note

Alsace-Lorraine is claimed as an integral part of the German Reich under the rule of a governor-general, thus equating it to the existing 25 federal states of Germany.
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Editors. "Alsace-Lorraine is declared part of the German Reich". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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