Schlesien


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Schlesien

(ˈʃleːziən)
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(Placename) the German name for Silesia
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Noun1.Schlesien - a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron oreSchlesien - a region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore; annexed by Prussia in 1742 but now largely in Poland
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
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Treu, Der Sogenannte Lampriaskatalog der Plutarchschriften, Waldenburg in Schlesien: Programm Waldenburg in Schlesien Gymnasium, 1873, 54, who suggests that it dates from the third or fourth century.
a) Picture of participants in the 2014 NHS/NASA/OU capacity-building campaign at the Schlesien Weir monitoring station in the Kuiseb River in the Khomas region of Namibia and (b) picture of selected participants in the 2015 NHS/NASA/OU capacity-building campaign at the Namibian Ministry of Agriculture, Water, and Forestry headquarters in Windhoek, Namibia.
Bearing witness to his great experience with Bohemian historical sources by that time was his previous editing of the extended version of the originally Czech-language lexicon, published by the Theatre Institute in Prague, Theater in Bohmen, Mahren und Schlesien.
Und tiefin der Seele das Feme: Die Geschichte einer Vertreibung aus Schlesien.
Koerner, 1987), 361-369; and Horst Weigelt, Von Schlesien nach Amerika.
See Handbuch fur das katholische Schlesien (Munich: "Christ Unterwegs," 1951).
Meyerbeer would compose an opera for her, Ein Feldlager in Schlesien (A Camp in Silesia) in 1844.
The chapter on L'Etoile du nord repeats the work's well-known history--largely based on the diaries--and its relationship with Ein Feldlager in Schlesien as a preface to short sections on such topics as the opposition between isolation and integration in the work or the central imagery of the Northern Star.
lt;<Der Indianer-Missionar Florian Paucke SJ aus Winzig in Schlesien (1719-1779)>> en Beitrage zur schlesischen Kirchengeschichte.