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Garmisch-Partenkirchen

(gär`mĭsh-pär'tənkĭr`khən), town (1994 pop. 27,000), Bavaria, S Germany, in the Bavarian Alps, at the foot of the Zugspitze. It is an international winter resort and a regional commercial center. The 1936 Olympic winter games were held there. The picturesque town has two well-decorated 18th-century churches.
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Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, presents "a general theory of Russian space.
Forty-nine experts from 18 industrial and developing countries met on 6 September 2001 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, to discuss the economic and public health impacts of air pollution particularly with respect to assessing the public health benefits from technologies and policies that reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
SKIING: Olympic champion Bjarte Engen Vik, of Norway, romped to victory in the individual combined event at the Nordic ski world championships at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, yesterday, successfully defending his crown.
Marshall Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, has initiated a series of "Marshall Center Papers" focused on comparative and interdisciplinary topics, including international security and democratic defense management, civil military relations, strategy formulation, defense planning, arms control, peacekeeping, crisis management, and cooperative security.
European Command Adjutants General State Partnership Conference in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, a gathering of National Guard leaders from states that have partnerships with nations in the USEUCOM area of operations.
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Born in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, in 1946, Schmidt was educated at the University of Aachen, receiving his diploma and doctorate there.
17-21: 7th International Conference on Plasma Surface Engineering, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
Austria's Andreas Schifferer posted his fourth World Cup downhill triumph of the season in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, establishing himself as the gold medal favorite for the Olympics.
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He's been very, very strong in every super-G event," Egan said during a tour stop in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
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