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alive in the freezing water. Development of chemical pigments and dyes helped bring new industrial prosperity to Germany and other countries in northern Europe, but it brought dissolution and decline elsewhere. In Spain's former New World empire, the production of cochineal colors employed thousands of low-paid workers. The Spanish monopoly on cochineal production had been worth a fortune until the early 19th century, when the Mexican War of Independence and other market changes

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(music) Classical era . Ludwig van Beethoven was a crucial figure in the transition between the Classical (Classical period (music)) and Romantic (Romantic music) eras. Franz Schubert was an important figure in the late Classical (Classical period (music)) era and early Romantic (Romantic music) era. Carl Maria von Weber and Felix Mendelssohn were important in the early Romantic (Romantic music) period. Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms composed in the Romantic

music Romantic idiom . Richard Wagner was known for his operas. Richard Strauss was a leading composer of the late Romantic (Romantic music) and early modern (20th-century classical music) eras. Carl Orff used colorful, unusual combinations of instruments in his orchestration. Karlheinz Stockhausen is one of the most important composers of the 20th and early 21st centuries. Germany is the second largest music market in Europe, and fourth largest in the world. ref>

year 1981 title The largest crystals author P. C. Rickwood '''Clara Schumann''' (''née'' '''Clara Josephine Wieck'''; 13 September 1819 – 20 May 1896) was a German (Germany) musician and composer, considered one of the most distinguished pianists (piano) of the Romantic era (Romantic music). She exerted her influence over a 61-year concert career, changing the format and repertoire of the piano recital and the tastes of the listening public. Her husband


). '''M S (ship prefix) ''ARV 1''''' is a car passenger ferry owned by the Singapore-based oil service company Equinox Offshore Accommodation, under conversion into an Accommodation and Repair Vessel thus also known as (ARV). She was built in 1979 by Meyer Werft, Papenburg, Germany as '''M S ''Diana II av Slite''''' for Rederi AB Slite for use in Viking Line's traffic. She has also sailed under the names '''M S ''Diana II''''', '''M S ''Mare Balticum

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of Washington , for patronage. Woodward gave Sarton a two year position and in 1920 extended it to a permanent tenured appointment as a Research Associate in the Institution's Department of History. *The more likely intervention by special institutions will be necessary to properly channel physical capital and human capital to industries. Special institutions include banks, as in the moderately backward Germany, or the state, as in the severely backward Russia. - 1930 (1930 World Ice Hockey Championships) Chamonix, France; Berlin, Germany; Vienna, Austria bgcolor gold '''Gold''' - '''Hans Adolf Eduard Driesch''' (28 October 1867 - 16 April 1941) was a German (Germany) biologist and philosopher from Bad Kreuznach. He is most noted for his early experimental work in embryology and for his neo-vitalist (vitalism) philosophy of entelechy. He is also credited with performing the first cloning of an animal in the 1880s. Commons:Category:Germany Wikipedia:Germany Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany

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Arnold Bode in 1955 as part of the Bundesgartenschau (Federal Horticultural Show) which took place in Kassel at that time. This first documenta featured many artists who are generally considered to have had a significant influence on modern art (such as Picasso and Kandinsky). The more recent documentas feature art from all continents; nonetheless most of it is site-specific (Site-specific art). The latest documenta, the documenta XII, was from 16th of June until 23rd of September 2007. Every documenta is limited to 100 days of exhibition, which is why it is often referred to as the “museum of 100 days”. Arnold Bode coined this phrase for the first time in the prologue of the first volume of the catalogue: ''documenta III. Internationale Ausstellung; Catalogue: Volume 1: Painting and Sculpture; Volume 2: Sketches; Volume 3: Industrial Design, Print; Kassel Köln 1964; S. XIX'' The documenta XIII will begin on June 9th, 2012. It often coincides with three other major art world events: the Venice Biennale, Art Basel and Skulptur Projekte Münster. thumb right The Fridericianum (Image:Fridericianum-d12.JPG) during the documenta XII '''Coburg''' is a district in Bavaria, Germany. It is bounded by (from the east and clockwise) the districts of Kronach (Kronach (district)), Lichtenfels (Lichtenfels (district)), Bamberg (Bamberg (district)) and Haßberge (Haßberge (district)), and by the state of Thuringia (districts Hildburghausen (Hildburghausen (district)) and Sonneberg (Sonneberg (district))). The district is surrounding, but not including the city of Coburg (Coburg, Germany). *''Mayfair (Mayfair (magazine))'' (UK (United Kingdom)) *''Men's magazine (Men's Magazine (magazine))'' (Italy, Germany, Austria and Belgium) *''Men's World'' (UK (United Kingdom)) Commons:Category:Germany Wikipedia:Germany Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany

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in an Internet discussion forum, a case that attracted nationwide attention in Germany. '''''Telepolis''''' is the name of a German (Germany) Internet magazine, published by the Heinz Heise Verlag (Heinz Heise) since the beginning of 1996. It was founded by journalists Armin Medosch and Florian Rötzer and deals with privacy, science, culture, internet-related and general politics and media. '''T-Online''', a former subsidiary and now business unit of Deutsche Telekom

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Steenbeck has become widely known in the film editing community The company relocated to Venray (The Netherlands) in September 2003, where it still manufactures editing tables. http: 2-0.html In February 2012, Stavros S. Anthony, the Mayor of Las Vegas recognized the contributions of Moon-owned Little Angels

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in the crypt of the Dominican St. Andreas church in Cologne. the summer of 1900, King Alexander suddenly announced his engagement to the widowed Madame Draga Mašin , formerly a lady-in-waiting to his mother. The projected union initially aroused great opposition: he did not consult with his father, who had been on vacation in Karlovy Vary and making arrangements to secure the hand of a Germany German

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-Heide (near Cologne), Germany) is a recording musician and an electric guitar pickup (Pick up (music technology)) designer maker and guitar designer maker ref>


'''Germany''' ( with a largely temperate seasonal climate. Its capital (capital city) and largest city (List of cities in Germany by population) is Berlin. Germany is a major economic and political power (Great power) and traditionally a leader in many cultural, theoretical and technical fields.

With 80.7 million inhabitants, Germany is the most populous member state in the European Union. After the United States, it is also the second most popular migration destination (Immigration to Germany) in the world. Germany has the world's fourth-largest economy by nominal GDP (List of countries by GDP (nominal)) and the fifth-largest by PPP (List of countries by GDP (PPP)). As a global leader in several industrial and technological sectors, it is both the world's third-largest exporter (List of countries by exports) and third-largest importer (List of countries by imports) of goods. It is a developed country with a very high standard of living (List of countries by Human Development Index), featuring comprehensive social security (Welfare in Germany) that includes the world's oldest universal health care (Healthcare in Germany) system. Known for its rich cultural (Culture of Germany) and political (Politics of Germany) history (History of Germany), Germany has been the home of many influential philosophers (German philosophy), artists (German art), musicians (Music of Germany), cineasts (Cinema of Germany), entrepreneurs (List of Germans#Company founders), scientists and inventors (Science and technology in Germany). Germany was a founding member of the European Communities in 1957, which became the European Union in 1993. It is part of the Schengen Area, and has been a member of the Eurozone since 1999. Germany is a member of the United Nations, NATO, the G8, the G20 (G-20 major economies), the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) and the Council of Europe.

Various Germanic tribes have occupied what is now northern Germany and southern Scandinavia since classical antiquity. A region named Germania was documented (Germania (book)) by the Romans (Ancient Rome) before AD 100. During the Migration Period that coincided with the decline of the Roman Empire, the Germanic tribes expanded southward and established kingdoms throughout much of Europe. Beginning in the 10th century, German territories formed a central part of the Holy Roman Empire. The Latin name ''Sacrum Imperium'' (Holy Empire) is documented as far back as 1157. The Latin name ''Sacrum Romanum Imperium'' (Holy Roman Empire) was first documented in 1254. The full name "Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation" (''Heiliges Römisches Reich Deutscher Nation'') dates back to the 15th century. During the 16th century, northern German regions became the centre of the Protestant Reformation. The rise of Pan-Germanism inside the German Confederation, which had been occupied by France (French period) during the Napoleonic Wars, resulted in the unification of most of the German states (unification of Germany) in 1871 into the Prussian-dominated German Empire. As a result of the military defeat in World War I, and the German Revolution of 1918–1919, the Empire was replaced by the parliamentary Weimar Republic. The establishment (Machtergreifung) of the Third Reich, or Nazi Regime (Nazi Germany), in 1933 eventually led to World War II and the Holocaust. In 1945, the remnants (Flensburg government) of the Nazi regime surrendered (Surrender of Germany) to the Allied Powers (Allies of World War II). Over the next few years, Germany lost more of its territory (Former eastern territories of Germany) and was divided by the victors into Allied occupation zones (Allied-occupied Germany), and evolved into two states, East Germany and West Germany. On 3 October 1990 (German Unity Day), the country was reunified (German reunification), regaining full sovereignty about six months later.

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