Lower Saxony

What is Lower Saxony known for?

largest major

area in Lusatia. thumb right The Volkswagen Arena (File:Wolfsburg stadion.jpg) '''Wolfsburg''' is an urban district and the sixth largest major city in the Lower Saxony area in the North of Germany. It is located on the River Aller northeast of Braunschweig (''Brunswick''). Wolfsburg is bordered by the districts of Gifhorn (Gifhorn (district)) and Helmstedt (Helmstedt (district)). Germany's capital city, Berlin, is located about 230 kilometers East of Wolfsburg. Landkreis '''Emsland''' is a district (districts of Germany) in Lower Saxony, Germany named after the river Ems (Ems (river)). It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Leer (Leer (district)), Cloppenburg (Cloppenburg (district)) and Osnabrück (Osnabrück (district)), the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (district of Steinfurt), the district of Bentheim and the Netherlands (provinces of Drenthe and Groningen (Groningen (province))). '''County of Bentheim''' ( Commons:Category:Lower Saxony Wikipedia:Lower Saxony Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States Lower Saxony


are a cultural landscape that can be found worldwide in locations as diverse as northern and western Europe, the Americas, Australia, New Zealand, Madagascar and New Guinea. * Novi Beograd, Serbia death_date origin Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany instrument Vocals, piano, guitar Site


in the west of the Harz, northwest of Clausthal-Zellerfeld. It is part of the ''Samtgemeinde'' ("collective municipality") Oberharz (Oberharz (Samtgemeinde)). '''Altenau''' is a town in the district of Goslar (Goslar (district)), in Lower Saxony, Germany. There exists an unpublished 233-page English-language biography covering the first sixty-seven years of his life or so (he died at the age of 83); John Joseph Rock (b. 1950

family title

, Lower Saxony, Germany. The family title, which was bestowed upon his paternal grandfather in 1891, was inherited in 1936 by von Cramm's eldest brother, Aschwin. Clemens August von Galen belonged to one of the oldest of the most distinguished noble families (German nobility) of Westphalia, Von Galen Family and was born in the Catholic southern part of the Duchy of Oldenburg (Oldenburger Münsterland, near the German border with the Netherlands), on the Burg Dinklage, now in the state of Lower Saxony. The von Galen name had long been associated with the region; the von Galens had been there since 1667, when Christoph Bernhard von Galen was named first bishop of Münster after putting down the Anabaptists, "leaving the bodies of the ''heretics'' to rot in cages lining the city's gates." Bishop vn Galen, Beth A.Griech-Polelle, p. 9 Clemens August was the son of Count Ferdinand Heribert von Galen, a member of the Imperial German (German Empire) parliament (Reichstag (Reichstag (German Empire))) for the Catholic Centre Party, and Elisabeth von Spee, Heinrich Portmann, Kardinal von Galen Aschendorff, Münster, Westfalen, 1948 9–35 the eleventh of thirteen children. '''Vechta''' ( Commons:Category:Lower Saxony Wikipedia:Lower Saxony Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States Lower Saxony

directing plays

the Gelehrtenschule des Johanneums in Hamburg. In the 1960s he was directing plays at Hamburg's Ernst Deutsch Theater. After studying theater in Berlin and Hamburg, Petersen attended the Film and Television Academy in Berlin (1966–1970). His first film productions were for German television, and it was during his work on the popular German ''Tatort'' (''Crime Scene'') TV series that he first met and worked with the actor Jürgen Prochnow — who would later

national green

office3 Minister for Federal and European Affairs, Lower Saxony, Germany term_start3 1990 After Schröder's SPD won an absolute majority in the state elections in 1994, the coalition with the Greens was ended. Trittin now worked as Member of the Lower Saxony State Assembly and as Deputy Chairman of the Alliance 90 The Greens group in that parliament. In 1994, he became Spokesman (Chairman) of the national Green Party (Germany) Green Party

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;Buchholz (1999), pp. 61–63 The towns were built on behalf of the Pomeranian dukes or ecclesial bodies like monasteries and orders. Most prominent on this issue was Barnim I of Pomerania-Stettin (Barnim I, Duke of Pomerania), who since was entitled "the towns' founder". The towns build on his behalf were granted Magdeburg Law and settled predominantly by people from the western Margraviate of Brandenburg, while

historical influence

exclusively among the population of Great Britain, which has been taken to suggest that the clade may have a very long history in that island. It is notable, however, that the distributions of Haplogroup I-M253 and Haplogroup I-M436 seem to correlate fairly well with the extent of historical influence of Germanic peoples, although the punctual presence of both haplogroups at a low frequency in the area of the historical regions of Bithynia and Galatia in Turkey rather suggests

picturesque landscape

(district) district of Verden , in Lower Saxony, Germany. Its central village is situated approximately 6 km east of Verden (Verden, Germany), and 40 km southeast of Bremen. It is surrounded by the '''Linteln Geest''' (also called the ''Verden Heath'') which is dominated by woods, hills, heath and small villages. Within the last decades many people decided to build their homes in Kirchlinteln or to buy old cottages in this region because of its picturesque

landscape and its location close to the cities of Bremen and Hanover. '''Langwedel''' is a municipality in the district of Verden (Verden (district)), in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the right bank of the Weser, approx. 7 km northwest of Verden (Verden, Germany), and 30 km southeast of Bremen. '''Ottersberg''' is a municipality in the district of Verden (Verden (district)), in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approx. 20

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coins from the reign of Augustus (and none minted later), and some ovoid leaden Roman sling shot (Sling (weapon)). Kalkriese is a village administratively part of the city of Bramsche, on the north slope fringes of the Wiehengebirge (Wiehen Hills), a ridge-like range of hills in Lower Saxony, north of Osnabrück. The site, some 70 km from Detmold, was first suggested by 19th-century historian Theodor Mommsen, one of the "founding fathers" of modern research

Lower Saxony

Furthermore there are ten urban districts: # Brunswick (Braunschweig (city)) # Delmenhorst # Emden # Göttingen ¹ # Hanover ² # Oldenburg # Osnabrück # Salzgitter # Wilhelmshaven # Wolfsburg ¹ ''following the "Göttingen Law" of January 1, 1964, the town of Göttingen is incorporated into the district (''Landkreis'') of Göttingen, but the rules on urban districts still apply, as long as no other rules exist.'' ² ''following the "Law on the region of Hanover", Hanover counts since November 1, 2001 as an urban district as long as no other rules apply.''

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