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Municipality Ghent (East-Flanders)

City Ghent

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The city of Ghent (dutch: Gent, french: Gand) is the capital of:

The city belongs to the Flemish Region, the Flemish Community and the Federal Kingdom of Belgium,
and is situated in the centre of the province, where the river Leie flows in the stream Schelde.

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You can find a good clickable map of the city on their official (Dutch/French/English) site: Streetmap (Dutch)

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Short History with Bibliography

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Migration / Emigration / Immigration

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