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Helmstedt

(hĕlm`shtĕt), city (1994 pop. 26,700), Lower Saxony, N central Germany. Manufactures include bricks, lignite, machinery, and yarn. Helmstedt was founded in the 9th cent. and later (15th–16th cent.) was a member of the Hanseatic LeagueHanseatic League
, mercantile league of medieval German towns. It was amorphous in character; its origin cannot be dated exactly. Originally a Hansa was a company of merchants trading with foreign lands.
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. From 1576 to 1810 it was the seat of a noted university, whose Renaissance-style buildings still stand. From 1945 until German reunification in 1990, Helmstedt was a major frontier post between East and West Germany.
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At the Eurotox meeting in Seville, Marcel Leist held the Bo Helmstedt memorial lecture "Assessment of functional impairment and transcriptome changes based on human stem cell derived developmental toxicity tests" on September 6.
Lignite deposits are scattered across the areas of Rhineland, Helmstedt, central Germany and Lusatia.
An der sich uber mehr als zwei Monate hinziehenden Versteigerung von Kulenkamps Sammlung beteiligten sich Bibliotheken aus Gottingen, Gotha, Halle, Helmstedt und Oxford (die Bodleian Library) sowie das Gymnasium in Gottingen und mehr als 100 Privatpersonen.
Callisen himself has contributed a chapter on Georg Calixtuss views on the study of history (Calixtus was Pro-Rector of the University of Helmstedt in Brunswick, and a professor of Theology, 1586-1656).
I'm going over to pick up some brake pads you can only get in the West,'' said an East German motorcyclist as he crossed at Helmstedt, West Germany.
Pozzo illustrates the importance of the insights of Philipp Melanchthon, Petrus Ramus, and Jacobus Zabarella on numerous scholars based particularly at the University in Helmstedt and whose writings survive both in manuscript and print.
ON SE (ETR:EOAN) said that it had agreed to sell its Helmstedt coalfield operations to local miner Mitteldeutsche Braunkohlengesellschaft mbH (Mibrag) for an undisclosed sum.
After arriving in Holland, we headed for Germany, intending to cross from West into East Germany or the DDR, at a place called Helmstedt which was not far from Hannover.
Asi se encuentra en la obra de Balthasar Keller (1614-1671), famoso teologo evangelista que compatibilizo varios puestos docentes en la Universidad de Helmstedt con su dedicacion pastoral como predicador y pastor (59), y en Gebhart Theodor Meier (1633-1693), autor de importantes obras de derecho canonico e historia eclesiastica (60).
htm NOTES Dpr of the 1599 Helmstedt edition AUTHOR Caselius, Johannes (1533-1613) TITLE De Ludo Litterario Recte Aperiendo Liber URL http://diglib.
Ciertamente, fue puesto en duda por el influyente historiador con sede en Helmstedt, Hermann Conring (1606-1681).