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 BONN - LoveToKnow Article on BONN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Beethoven was born in Bonn, and a statue was erected to him in the Munster-platz in 1845.
One of the most conspicuous features of Bonn, viewed from the river, is the pilgrimage (monastic) church of Kreuzberg (1627), behind and above Poppelsdorf; it has a flight of 28 iteps, which pilgrims used to ascend on their knees.
Bonn (Bonna or Castra Bonnensia), originally a town of the LThii, became at an early period the site of a Roman military ;ettlement, and as such is frequently mentioned by Tacitus.
43.1911encyclopedia.org /B/BO/BONN.htm   (1046 words)

  
 Bonn Agreement (Afghanistan) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Officially the Agreement on Provisional Arrangements in Afghanistan Pending the Re-Establishment of Permanent Government Institutions, the Bonn Agreement was the initial series of agreements intended to re-create the State of Afghanistan following the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in response to the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, an invasion which ended the twenty-plus-year-long Afghan Civil War.
Under the Bonn Agreement the Afghan Constitution Commission was established to draft a new constitution in consultation with the public.
The Bonn Agreement called for a loya jirga to be convened within 18 months of the establishment of the Transitional Authority and for the use of the 1964 constitution as the basis for a new constitution.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bonn_Agreement_(Afghanistan)   (278 words)

  
 Bonn, Germany
Bonn's city centre is characterised by the pedestrian zone, with its many shops and the weekly market, the basilica and university.
The Deutsche Museum Bonn for one is found here, as well as the headquarters of the Voluntary Organisation of the United Nations, which is situated right by the rhine.
Schwarzrheindorf is one of Bonn's oldest city districts, famous for the Doppelkirche (church).
worldfacts.us /Germany-Bonn.htm   (1222 words)

  
 Bonn Encyclopedia Article @ LaunchBase.org (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Bonn operated also a Light Rail transit-system with lines to Cologne, Siegburg (ICE-Station) and Bad Honnef.
Bonn's international airport is Cologne Bonn Airport with low-cost connections to many European cities and a direct connection to Newark, New Jersey (Continental Airlines).
Beethoven-Haus Bonn is the place, where Beethoven was born - contains a large archive of historic and modern documents related to Beethoven
www.launchbase.org /encyclopedia/Bonn   (531 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Bonn, Germany (German Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
During the Palatinate Succession War (1689), Bonn was destroyed by Elector Frederick III of Brandenburg.
Bonn was occupied (1794) and later annexed (1798–1814) by France.
Bonn is the seat of a famous university, whose main building formerly was the electoral palace (built 1697–1725).
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/B/Bonn.html   (353 words)

  
 Bonn on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Bonn was occupied (1794) and later annexed (1798-1814) by France.
Bonn is the seat of a famous university, whose main building formerly was the electoral palace (built 1697-1725).
Bonn, crowds waiting for Queen Elizabeth II during her State visit to Germany.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/b/bonn.asp   (1086 words)

  
 Bonn
From 1949 to 1991 it was the provisional capital of West Germany, and from 1991 to 1999 it continued as seat of the German federal government and Federal city of Germany.
In 1815 Bonn was awarded to the Kingdom of Prussia by the Congress of Vienna.
Development was accelerated after 1949, when Bonn was chosen as the provisional capital of West Germany, and in 1969 it was amalgamated with the towns of Bad Godesberg and Beuel and several small parishes like Buschdorf, Ippendorf, Roettgen and Duisdorf.
www.emabonn.de /ema/bonn.htm   (778 words)

  
 Bonn Region - Home
Rhine in Flames in Bonn and the Siebengebirge
Untill 23 July the Art and Exhibition Hall presents recent archaeological discoveries from the vast necropolis surrounding the city of Xi'an in today’s Shaanxi province, the very cradle of Chinese culture and capital of China through thirteen dynasties.
In Bonn’s city centre the “south end” invites soccer fans to experience and celebrate the matches.
www.bonn-region.de /default_en.php   (411 words)

  
 American German Business Club e.V. Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The club is especially open to women of all professions and AGBC Bonn can boast that it was the first club to have a lady as Vice President.
Bonn is a growing center for international business and commerce to include telecommunications (TELEKOM, T-Mobile, T-Online etc.), logistics (Deutsche Post, DHL, UPS, and FEDEX) science (Center for Advanced European Studies and Research), and United Nations Agencies.
to 9:00 p.m.at AIB Akademie für Internationale Bildung, Adenauerallee 7 in 53113 Bonn
www.agbc.de /html/chapters/chapter.php?place=bonn   (1738 words)

  
 WorldRes PTS2: Discount Hotel Reservations Online - Bonn, Germany and Hotels and Lodging Worldwide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Dorint Sofitel Venusberg Bonn hotel is located in the heart of a natural park overl more...
Bonn is Ludwig van Beethoven s place of birth.
Hotel is located between bonn and cologne next to a59 more...
pts2.worldres.com /script/hotel_search.php?CN=Bonn&CON=Germany&FE=10689&LA=1   (247 words)

  
 UrbanRail.Net > Europe > Germany > BONN Stadtbahn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Although operated by its own company, Bonner Stadtwerke, the system actually works as an extension of the large Cologne Stadtbahn network with two lines, 16 and 18, connecting both cities along a quite rural route, which in the case of line 18 is partly single-track.
There are two tunnel sections, a 3.2 km subway through central Bonn with 6 stations and a 1.1 km subway in Bad Godesberg (4 stations), a southern suburb of Bonn.
The Bonn Stadtbahn is integrated in the VRS tariff system (Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg), which also includes the city of Cologne.
www.urbanrail.net /eu/col/bonn.htm   (369 words)

  
 Germany, Bonn: Bonn International School
The Bonn International School (BIS) was created in 1997 from the merger of 3 well-established and successful schools in Bonn: The Bonn American High School, the British High School Bonn, and the Bonn American Elementary School.
Of these, 9 are elected by parents, 1 is the parent elected chair of the parent volunteers, 2 are elected by staff, and 3 represent the school leaders (two principals, one director).
Bonn International School is a regular member of the European Council of International Schools (ECIS), the Association of German International Schools (AGIS), is certified by DoDDS and authorized as an IB World School.
www.state.gov /m/a/os/1413.htm   (652 words)

  
 Stadt Bonn - Tourism & Culture | Sport & Leisure
At the geographic heart of the Federal City of Bonn, in the centre of 'New Bonn', the district where most of the structural change has taken place, the Rheinaue Leisure Park extends.
Bonn's theatres have staged many internationally acclaimed productions and attract a highly discerning audience.
An impressive cultural centre has sprung up at the heart of the city, with institutions such as the Bonn Art Museum and the Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany.
www.bonn.de /tourismus_kultur_sport_freizeit/?lang=en   (357 words)

  
 Bonn Hotels, hotels in Bonn, Germany | Germany Hotels Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hospitality with tradition is the trademarks of the Guennewig Hotel Bristol Bonn.
The Kaiser Hotel in Bonn is characterized by its select furnishings, providing an unobtrusive harmony of splendid materials and sumptuous individual pieces....
The Hilton Bonn is located on the right-hand side of the River Rhine and is only a five-minute walk from the city centre with its historical buildings,...
bonn.germanyhotelsdb.com   (255 words)

  
 guide to Bonn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This is my personal culinary account of three years in Bonn: I hope it is of some help to you.
I used to put something here about the fact of Bonn being close to the Rheinland-Pfalz area implies that there are some good wine-bars to be found in town, but they all seem to change profile (in the negative sense).
Italian: Top-of-the-bill Italian restaurant in Bonn is probably Il Punto on Lennestraße, but beware of dress-code and excessive prices (this is where I almost colided with Helmut Kohl; a 4-course menu costs around 80 DM).
cage.rug.ac.be /~gc/bonn.html   (1640 words)

  
 Theoretical Biology, University of Bonn
at the Botanical Institute of the University of Bonn
Regularly, a biomathematical colloquium is held with invited speakers, on current topics of theoretical biology, biophysics and bioinformatics.
Our first year course on statistics with computers is part of the project Studienreform 2000+ at Bonn University, trying to improve the quality and efficiency of curricula.
www.theobio.uni-bonn.de /index_en.html   (815 words)

  
 Hotels in Bonn, Germany
In the center of Bonn and only one minute away from the Rhine river,you'll find the Rheinland Hotel - the hotel close to the Kennedy bridge.
The Hotel zur Post, located directly at the Rhine, in the district "Beuel" of Bonn, near the nature reservation Ennest.
Hotel Aigner offers a familiar atmosphere and is situated in a calm quarter of the old town in Bonn near the pedestrian area and the river Rhine.
www.booking.fr /city/de/bonn.html?aid=305387   (262 words)

  
 IDEA at Bonn
The IDEA Team at Bonn is grateful for any comments and helpful discussions on the topics presented herein.
Within the general project framework, research at the University of Bonn has taken place in two main areas, namely the design and implementation of an object-oriented database model incorporating deductive and active rules, and the support of schema design for such a data model, focussing on update propagation, schema evolution, and deductive rule analysis.
Our work in the former task resulted in the specification of the Chimera model and language and the implementation of the Chimera Prototyping Tool which was used as a basis for the development of additional tools supporting the schema design process.
www.informatik.uni-bonn.de /~idea   (797 words)

  
 Electron Stretcher and Accelerator ELSA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
at the Physikalischen Institut of the Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
The electron accelerator ELSA is operated by the university of Bonn in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.
It consists of three stages (injector LINACs, booster synchrotron and stretcher ring) and delivers a beam of polarized or unpolarized electrons with variable energy of max.
www-elsa.physik.uni-bonn.de /index_en.html   (90 words)

  
 Bonn hotels and accommodation, hotel reservations in North Rhine - Westphalia, by All-Hotels(tm)
Central location on a shopping mall of the Bonn district of Poppelsdorf, just a few minutes walk to the business and shopping...
Hospitality and tradition are the trademarks of the Gunnewig hotel Bristol Bonn.
From the hotel it is not far to the picturesque castle "Schloss" in Poppelsdorf.
www.all-hotels.com /europe/germany/north_rhine_-_westphalia/bonn_e1.htm   (561 words)

  
 Topology Group, Uni-Bonn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Graduiertenkolleg "Homotopy and cohomology" awards doctoral fellowships for studies in Bochum, Bonn or Düsseldorf.
Bonn International Graduate School in Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy.
Max Planck Institute für Mathematik, in Bonn, has regular activities related to Topology.
www.math.uni-bonn.de /people/topology   (208 words)

  
 New Scientist Breaking News - Post Kyoto talks start in tough climate
Experts nominated by more than 100 governments met in Bonn, Germany, on the first lap of negotiations likely to last two years or more.
During a conference on climate change in Brussels in April, Downing Street official Henry Derwent said: "We must accept the future may not be like the past", adding that an alternative to the "target and trading approach" might be necessary.
Some observers in Bonn said this remark suggested that Derwent's boss, prime minister Tony Blair, was prepared to offer an olive branch to George Bush on climate change when the G8 group of industrialised nations meet to discuss climate change under Blair's chairmanship in Scotland in July.
www.newscientist.com /article.ns?id=dn7385   (609 words)

  
 Bob Dylan - Bob Links - Reviews - 6/29/04
The band provided a suficient strong beat, but to think of the tremendous versions from the spring tour when the great Freddie Koella was still among them, was bound to make me long for something different.
A word on Stew Kimball: since he was incredibly much better in Worms the next night, I guess he didn´t have a good day in Bonn, where his contribution was hardly more than perfunctory and sometimes even sterile and barren — as it was the case on “Masters”.
The show Tuesday in Bonn was good but I arrived only 30 minutes before the start of the show and was waiting in line outside until 3 songs into the show and was standing far from the stage.
my.execpc.com /~billp61/062904r.html   (2451 words)

  
 INFO FOR PARTICIPANTS
The venue for the resumed sixth session of the UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (16-27 July 2001), held in conjunction with the fourteenth sessions of its subsidiary bodies (starting on 16 July), is the Hotel Maritim, Godesberger Allee, 53175 Bonn, tel.: (0228) 8108-0, fax: (0228) 8108-811.
A reception, hosted by the German ministry of environment and the City of Bonn to welcome participants to the conference, will be held on Tuesday, 17 July, as of 7 p.m.
This schedule is the result of further consideration by the Bureau of the COP and supersedes the schedule previously announced in the notification of the sessions dated 16 May 2001 (see below).
unfccc.int /cop6_2   (2463 words)

  
 MPIM - About MPIM
Talks of the mathematicians are organized by their own.
During the university terms, the weekly program, which also contains lectures and seminars of the Mathematical Institute of the University of Bonn, announces the mathematical activities.
Outside the university terms, activities at the MPI are announced individually.
www.mpim-bonn.mpg.de /static/home.html   (262 words)

  
 Localization World Conference in Bonn Germany: Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Building on the success of three previous conferences Localization World returns to Bonn, Germany for the spring 2005 conference: 31 May - 2 June, 2005.
Two evening social gatherings are planned to maximize both enjoyment and the opportunity to meet fellow professionals.
The conference is held at the Beethovenhalle on the Rhein River in downtown Bonn.
www.localizationworld.com /LWBonn2005   (540 words)

  
 Amorphophallus titanum 2003 in Bonn
The world largest Titan Arum flowered in Bonn Botanic Garden in May 2003 for three days (22nd to 25th).
The Titan Arum flowered the last time at Bonn in Juli 2000.
The flower with the shape of a fountain has had a diameter of 1,5 m and reached almost 2,60 m in height.
botgart.uni-bonn.de /amorpho2003e.html   (521 words)

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