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(French lynevil)
(Placename) a city in NE France: scene of the signing of the Peace of Lunéville between France and Austria (1801). Pop: 20 505 (2008)


(lü neɪˈvil)

a city in NE France, W of Strasbourg: treaty between France and Austria 1801. 24,700.
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1801 - Peace of Luneville between Austria and France marks virtual destruction of Holy Roman Empire.
In 1743, the Kingdom of Sardinia was united with Piedmont (North-West Italy), forming a modern Italian foundations of the future state, and after the peace of Campo-Formio (1797) (Procacci, 1975: 254), Napoleon Bonaparte will draw the Cisalpine Republic and the Republic of Liguria, Austria recognizing the new geopolitical reality within the Peace Treaty of Luneville (1801) (Salvatorelli, 1939: 514).
Army training in Luneville, France, became the first Americans to see action on the front lines of World War I.
POINT DE VUE, expostion photographique, Luneville, Surface Sensible
Shortly after the wedding, he moved to Luneville, a prosperous town near Nancy, in Lorraine, now France, where he lived and worked.
In a nocturnal reverie of Luneville or Nomeny or Champenoux or whatever now-vanished town was lending its superfluous name to the sodden waste in which Rigaut lay, he imagined he was not the misplaced artilleryman accidently fallen into a shell hole to keep company with half a corpse and attend the lonely serenade of the wounded begging for release.
The Mediatization and Secularization of Germany (1795-1814) involved the dissolution and redistribution of sovereign states to make up for the lands lost by the French annexation of the German imperial territories west of the Rhine after the Treaty of Luneville in 1801.
Lorsque le comte rend visite, en 1760, a Stanislas, il n'est pas surpris a constater que le roi polonais en exil a Luneville, se fait lire a haute voix La Nouvelle Heloise.
The empire could continue to evolve even in the wake of the sweeping demands of the Treaty of Luneville both in lost territory and radical reorganisation.
Pallisot, a member of the Academy of Nancy, had one of his plays performed before Stanislaw at Luneville, which showed
Oginski spent seven years in France, first at the court of Stanislaw Leszcyski at Luneville and then in Paris, where he arrived, possibly, by 1750.