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 (bĕrk′təs-gäd′n, bĕrKH′-)
A town of southeast Germany in the Bavarian Alps. It is a popular resort.


(German ˈbɛrçtəsɡaːdən)
(Placename) a town in Germany, in SE Bavaria: site of the fortified mountain retreat of Adolf Hitler. Pop: 7667 (2003 est)


(ˈbɛrx təsˌgɑd n)

a town in SE Bavaria, in SE Germany: site of the fortified mountain chalet of Adolf Hitler. 39,800.
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Manziarly became Hitler's cook after studying vegetarian food at the clinic in Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, that supplied "faddish" meals to his nearby mountaintop retreat.
c-4 at ps wo us g ministe th under the ham L ture - which i 1936 - whe his villa at Berc weeks Berlin Du Lloy reg ma thde gl Hitler gave Lloyd George the picture - is dated September when he visited him in the Bavarian Alps Berchtesgaden - just two after the infamous Olympics.
Hitler gave Lloyd George the picture, which is dated September 4 1936, when he visited him at his villa in the Bavarian Alps at Berchtesgaden - just two weeks after the infamous Berlin Olympics.
Since then for the summer Games it made an unsuccessful bid through Berlin for 2000, while Leipzig failed to make the shortlist for 2012 Failed winter Games bids since 1972 were Berchtesgaden (1992) and Munich (2018), while Munich's 2022 winter Games bid intentions were rejected in a referendum, as were Hamburg's hopes of bidding for the 2024 summer Games.
In the south, Field Marshal Sir Harold Alexander's troops captured 1,000 Germans and were within three miles of Hitler's Alpine retreat, the Berchtesgaden.
He commenced his hospitality career with InterContinental in Berchtesgaden and W Hotel in Barcelona, prior to joining the Kempinski family in 2013 and rapidly worked his way up the career ladder to numerous positions at Kempinski hotels in Changsha and Guiyang in China, Kempinski in St.
KUWAIT, July 23 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received, at his residence in the city of Berchtesgaden, Qatari Father Amir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani and Sheikh Ju'an bin Hamad Al-Thani.
Police in Berchtesgaden con-firmed that authorities had been unable to find an owner for the bar so, six months after the find, the 16-year-old girl gets to keep it.
Their search for a lousy script leads them to Springtime For Hitler: A Gay Romp With Eva and Adolf at Berchtesgaden, a love letter to Hitler written by Nazi sympathizer Franz Liebkind.
No Victory in Valhalla: The Untold Story of Third Battalion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment from Bastogne to Berchtesgaden provides military readers with an in-depth survey of events that took place in 1944, where already-weary paratroopers faced a huge German offensive at the Battle of the Bulge.
Prime Minister Chamberlain said of Hitler on his return from Berchtesgaden in September 1938: "I got the impression that here was a man who could be relied upon when he had given his word.
The diaries ran from 1932 to 1945 and had supposedly been aboard an aircraft that crashed in 1945 carrying the doomed Fuhrer's effects to his retreat at Berchtesgaden.