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Hamm,

village, S Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, near Luxembourg city. Gen. George S. PattonPatton, George Smith, Jr.,
1885–1945, American general, b. San Gabriel, Calif. A graduate of West Point (1909), he served in World War I and was wounded while commanding a tank brigade in France. Subsequently he served in the cavalry and the tank corps.
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 is buried in the large U.S. military cemetery there.

Hamm

(häm), city (1994 pop. 182,390), North Rhine–Westphalia, W Germany, on the Lippe River, in the RuhrRuhr
, region, c.1,300 sq mi (3,370 sq km), North Rhine–Westphalia, W Germany; a principal manufacturing center of Germany. The Ruhr lies along, and north of, the Ruhr River (145 mi/233 km long), which rises in the hills of central Germany and flows generally west to the
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 district. The city contains iron and steel foundries and manufactures textiles and machinery, as well as wire and cable. Founded in 1226, Hamm was the capital of the county of Mark until 1809. An active member of the Hanseatic League, it passed to Cleves in the 14th cent. and later (1614) to Brandenburg. The city was badly damaged in World War II, in a bombing that destroyed over half of the buildings.

Hamm

 

a city in the Federal Republic of Germany, in the Land (state) of Nordrhein-Westfalen, on the Lippe River. Hamm is a transportation junction; in 1973 its railroads handled 16.7 million tons of freight, and its river port handled 4.1 million tons of cargo. Coal is mined in the area. The city manufactures textiles, office equipment, and products of the heavy machine-building industry.

Hamm

an industrial city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia: a Hanse town from 1417; severely damaged in World War II. Pop.: 184 961 (2003 est.)
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Bernard Harcourt, a Columbia University law professor, who represents Hamm, said there was a chance that the lethal injection could lead to a bungled execution, as his client's lymphatic cancer has caused abnormal-sized lymph nodes throughout the body.
12) which, in some way, given the definition of Eros, retains the idea of safety in Hamm's unconscious and the extent to which Hamm both struggles and suffers to live.
Eventually, Hamm was stitched up and taken to the Lane County Jail.
But just then Hamm walks through the door of the bar and Toast is blown away.
Representatives for Hamm and ''Mad Men'' creator Matthew Weiner did not respond to requests for comment Thursday.
And because Mr Hamm owned his shares in the company before he and Ms Arnall were married, they belong to him.
Hamm is also an active member of the Carlson School International Management Advisory Board, chair of the Twin Cities Human Resources Executive Forum, member of the Society for Human Resource Professionals and on the non-profit board for Tubman.
Hamm was joined by his longtime girlfriend, actress Jennifer Westfeldt, who kept marveling at how uncanny the figure looked like him.
Yet it is not in one solution, but rather in the "tension between diverse solutions" (75), Hamm argues, that one must search for meaning in Armance.
Another challenge Hamm noted is the government policy laws that are to the disadvantage of the local economy, such as the Zero VAT rating that is applicable to imported milk as well.
The part of this section I found most interesting was when Hamm discusses the apparent paradox required of leaders--though in a position of authority and power, leaders will inevitably fail unless they delegate power and distribute authority to empower others to get the job done.
Asked by host Anderson Cooper if his aim is evangelism, Hamm dodged the question.