from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A region and former grand duchy of west-central Germany. In medieval times the territory was expanded west to the Rhine River and south to the Main River, but after 1567 it was divided into four separate regions ruled by various branches of the Hesse family.
- Hesse, Hermann 1877-1962. German-born Swiss writer whose works, including Siddhartha (1922) and Steppenwolf (1927), concern the duality of human existence and the alienation of the artist. He won the 1946 Nobel Prize for literature.
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- proper n. One of the component states of Germany according to the current administrative division of the nation.
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- n. Swiss writer (born in Germany) whose novels and poems express his interests in eastern spiritual values (1877-1962)
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Their annual inflation rates ranged from 1% in Hesse and Brandenburg to 1.4% in Bavaria and Saxony.
These announced monthly price changes between a fall of 0.1% in Hesse to a rise of 0.2% in North Rhine-Westphalia.
My selection will be perfect for April: Aleutian Sparrow by Karen Hesse is the story of native Aleutians who are relocated during WWII when the Japanese invaded the islands.
Karen Hesse is the award-winning author of several outstanding books for young readers, including Letters from Rifka and Phoenix Rising.
He traveled south and investigated prison camps in Hesse, Saxony, western Prussia, and Baden.
There are, briefly, two factors that caused this profound change in Hesse's writings.
Eva Hesse was a sculptress who managed to escape Nazi Germany with her family and emigrate to America.
For his part, de la Vega called Hesse "the best actor in wireless today," a reference to Booth's profession and, apparently, to Hesse's appearances in Sprint advertisements.
My wife's ancestors came here from Germany (the part then known as Hesse-Darmstadt) in the
And i recall Hesse saying that Converting Wimax to LTE if truly necessary would be an easy switch.