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The Soviet reply was to accept the offer, provided German troops were withdrawn
from Finland and the Soviet Union was permitted to establish military bases in
Bulgaria. Hitler's response was to move troops into Bulgaria and later into ...
ish minorities in predominately German areas and German minorities surrounded
by Danes, Schleswig-Hol- stein's history has been one of internal conflicts and,
more recently, accommodations. It took centuries for the two areas, separated by
Synthetic dyestuffs were the first example of a laboratory discovery turned directly
to profit, and this was a German achievement. Actually, the invention was made
in 1856 by an Englishman, William Henry Perkin; but he was a pupil of the ...
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