Vienna, the Ring

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Until 1857, the old city was surrounded by fortifications. The emperor Francis Joseph then let himself persuade to make them raze to make room for a boulevard, the Ringstrasse (shortened thereafter in Ring), on the contemporary Parisian model advocated by the baron Haussmann.
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Vienna, the Ring

Vienna, the Ring

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