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us: August, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666



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    • us: Auguste, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666
    • us: August II, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666
    • us: August, der Jüngere, Herzog zu Braunschweig und Lüneburg, 1579-1666
    • us: Selenus, Gustavus, 1579-1666
    • us: Gustavus, Selenus, 1579-1666
    • us: Brunswick-Lünebourg, Auguste, duc de, 1579-1666
    • us: Lünebourg, Auguste, duc de Brunswick-, 1579-1666
    • us: August, le jeune, de Brunswick-Wolfenbütel, 1579-1666
    • us: August, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666
    • us: August, the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, 1579-1666
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    • August II, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666
  • Sources

    • found: Herzog August d. J. zu Braunschweig und Lüneburg Stammbuch 1594-1604, c1979 (a.e.) t.p. (Herzog August d. J. zu Braunschweig und Lüneburg)
    • found: Brockhaus Enz. (August der Jüngere, b. 1579; d. 1666; wrote under pseud. Gustavus Selenus, which appears to be more a Latinization of August and the "Lüne" in his ducal title; Latin luna = Greek selenē])
    • found: Allg. dt. Biogr. (August der Jüngere, Herzog zu Braunschweig und Lüneburg; b. 1579; d. 1666)
    • found: LC data base, 7-11-83 (hdg.: August II, Duke of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, 1579-1666; usage: Herzog August zu Braunschweig und Lüneburg, 1579-1666)
    • found: La politique scolaire d'August Le Jeune de Brunswick-Wolfenbütel ... 1996- : t. 1, v. 1, p. 85, etc. (Auguste le jeune, b. Dannenberg, April 10, 1579)
    • found: Nouv. biog. fr. (Brunswick-Lünebourg (Auguste, duc de) surnommé le Jeune; b. April 10, 1579, d. Sept. 17, 1666)
    • found: A treasure house of books, c1998: t.p. (Duke August of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel) p. 17 (Duke August the Younger of Brunswick-Luneburg)
    • notfound: Collier's;Americana;Britannica.
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    • 1983-10-11: new
    • 2003-04-24: revised
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