View of Lintz
A picturesque view of the Lintz (Linz) city center. Lintz was founded by the Romans, who called it “Lentia.” It was a provincial and local government city, an important trading point connecting several routes, on either side of the river Danube from the East to the West and Bohemia and Poland from north to the Balkans and Italy to the south. Linz is the third largest city of Austria and capital of the state of Upper Austria. It is located in the north centre of Austria on both sides of the river Danube.
KeywordsAustria, Danube, Lintz, Linz, cities on the Danube, Lentia, Lentos, cities of Austria, Capital of Upper Austria, Danube River, River Danube, Roman settlement, Upper Austria
DeColange, Leo The Heart of Europe from the Rhine to the Danube (Boston, MA: Estes and Lauriat, Publishers, 1883)