Liberated by Napoleon's army in 1806, Warsaw was made the capital of the newly created Duchy of Warsaw.Following the repeated violations of the Polish constitution by the Russians, the 1830 November Uprising broke out.Under Starynkiewicz Warsaw saw its first water and sewer systems designed and built by the English engineer William Lindley and his son, William Heerlein Lindley, as well as the expansion and modernisation of trams, street lighting and gas works.
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Only in 1918 did it regain independence from the foreign rule and emerge as a new capital of the independent Republic of Poland.
The German invasion in 1939, the massacre of the Jewish population and deportations to concentration camps led to the uprising in the Warsaw ghetto in 1943 and to the major and devastating Warsaw Uprising between August and October 1944.
; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.
It stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland, roughly 260 kilometres (160 mi) from the Baltic Sea and 300 kilometres (190 mi) from the Carpathian Mountains.
Its population is estimated at 1.750 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 3.101 million residents, It was also ranked as one of the most liveable cities in Central Europe.