Location

The focus of this project is the far northwest of Germany, between the Elbe and Ems rivers. 

 

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In the imperial era, the area of this study constituted six Reichstag constituencies, Hannover 1, 2, 18 and 19, and Oldenburg 1 and 2.

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In the Weimar era, the area constituted part of the 14th and 15th constituencies.