society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. The name became prominent in
affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts, each group seeking power and status in an ever-changing territorial profile. The name is derived from Brieg, a town on the left bank of the Oder river. It was annexed by
in 1675, and then by the Prussians in 1742.
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