WüRTTEMBERG is an historical German territory. Together with Baden and Hohenzollern , two other historical territories, it now forms the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg .
Originally part of the old Duchy of Swabia , its history can be summarized in the following periods:
After World War II, it was split into Württemberg- Baden and Württemberg-Hohenzollern . Finally, in 1952, it was integrated into Baden-Württemberg . Stuttgart , the historical capital city of Württemberg, became the capital of the present state.
* ^ Andrea Schulte-Peevers; Anthony Haywood; Sarah Johnstone; Jeremy Gray, Daniel (2007). Germany. Lonely Planet . ISBN 978-1-74059-988-7 . Retrieved 1 February 2009.
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* Württemberg in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Sw