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For the next 350 years the country was subjected to foreign powers which were constantly feuding. Yet, the trading towns flourished, as many Estonian towns belonged to the Hanseatic League that controlled most of the trade in the Baltic regions since the 14th century.


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Tallinn in the 17th century. Print by Adam Olearius.

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