from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of west-central Germany west of Essen. Chartered in 1300, it is a market center. Population: 107,000.


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  • I´m also reading some J.D. Robb, and in the middle of "Rumo" by Walter Moers.

    Friday Book Club

  • "Lufthansa's margin targets are high and the economic environment is worsening," said Hartmut Moers , an analyst at WestLB Research.

    Lufthansa to Detail Cost Cuts

  • The airline has little choice but to eliminate loss-making activities and lower costs, Mr. Moers said.

    Lufthansa to Detail Cost Cuts

  • In the late 1990s the cartoonist Walter Moers shattered previous boundaries of taste with his bestselling comic book "Adolf, the Nazi Swine," in which the former F ü hrer emerges from hiding in Berlin 's sewers, only to suffer constant humiliations in an unfamiliar modern world.

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  • D: We know each other for more than 20 years because we come from the same hometown--Moers, Germany.

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  • Ellen Moers was born on December 9, 1928, to Robert Moers, a lawyer, and Celia Lewis (Kauffman) Moers, a teacher.

    Ellen Moers.

  • Moers boldly asserts that women have particularly strong insights into issues of work, money, social justice, and the heroic.

    Ellen Moers.

  • Ellen Moers credits “the new wave of feminism for pulling [her] out of the stacks” and into the material that was to become Literary Women (1976).

    Ellen Moers.

  • Moers taught at hunter college, Barnard College, Brooklyn College, and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, and wrote for major newspapers and periodicals.

    Ellen Moers.

  • Moers was schooled in New York City, earned her B.A. at Vassar (1948), her M.A. at Radcliffe College (1949), and her Ph.D. at Columbia University (1954).

    Ellen Moers.


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