Archive for January 2013

Maria Sibylla Merian: New flower book 1675-1680


In the opening credits of the 1. Band is written as an introduction… The “Glorwürdigste Emperor Maximilian” once saw put on the journey an old peasant tribes; he had come to him and asked what he fruit plant since? The farmer answered he set date trees. The Emperor laughed and said,: “Egg Bauerlein, carry only the dates in 100 Years fruits; The experience you will not!” The farmer replied,: “Yes My Lord, I know it well; I do it but the glory of God and the descendants of[...]

Elbląg yearbook : Journal of the Elbląg ancient society and the municipal collections to Elblag


Published by the Commission Publisher Thomas & Oppermann, Königsberg 1919-1941, Author: Bruno Ehrlich Issue 1, Year 1919/1920 Issue 2, Year 1921/1922 Issue 3, Year 1923 Issue 4, Year 1924

The Graupenstrasse – Experienced and suffered in Nordhausen, Buchwald and Waldheim


This testimony of contemporary history was recently “reissued” In the book “The Graupenstraße” describes Nordhäuser Werner Rathsfeld his interrogations in the NKVD cellars and his seven-year ordeal in the internment in Buchenwald and Waldheim. He vividly describes the inhumane practices of the Soviet occupiers and their German helpers, but also the all-conquering power of love and Mesnchlichkeit. Moving is the account of his wife Ursula Rathsfeld, which had to secure at this difficult time the family's survival in Nordhausen. Without the support of relatives and friends[...]

August Wilhelm Bernhardt Uechtritz: Diplomatic News adeliche families concerning


Diplomatic News noble families , Contents: Bd. 1 : in. Amelunxen, in. Anckelmann, in. Beulwitz, in. Gersdorff, in. Krohne, in. Uechtritz, in. Zezschwitz, in. Vittinghoff Bd. 2 : in. Berlepsch, in. width belly , in. Bunau , in. Dürfeld, in. Geusau, in. Loeben, in. Poellnitz , in. Rothe, in. Wilcke, in. Pfuhl Bd. 3 : in. Brandenstein, in. Braxein , in. Burgdorff, in. Dersinhau, in. Einsiedel, in. Hohenthal, in. Kiesewetter, in. Salza u . Lichfield, in. Schoenberg, in. Zanthier , in. Ziegler u. Klipphausen Bd. 4 : in. Brandenstein, in. Carlowitz, in. Dallwitz ,  [...]

The Livonian at other universities in the past centuries


The Livonian on foreign universities Matrikelauszüge These are only a fragment, because it only 9 universities and not all include , have where Livonians studied in past centuries . But there can be but at least in part many important conclusions .