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  Fulda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fulda is a city in Hesse, Germany; it is located on the Fulda River and is the administrative seat of the Fulda district (Kreis).
The Benedictine monastery of Fulda (in what is now Hesse, Germany), was founded in 744 by Saint Sturm, a disciple of Saint Boniface, as one of Boniface's outposts in the reorganization of the church in Germany, and a base from which missionaries accompanied Charlemagne's armies in their political and military campaign to destroy Heathen Saxony.
Fulda also received large and constant donations from the Etichonids, a leading family in Alsace, and the Conradines, predecessors of the Salian Holy Roman Emperors.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fulda   (614 words)

  
 FULDA Tyres - German High Technology Tyres - Best Value For Money!
Neumáticos Fulda España Mejor relación calidad-precio; Alta tecnología alemana.
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Pneumatici Fulda Svizzera Ottimo rapporto qualità/prezzo; Alta tecnologia tedesca.
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 Fulda (district) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fulda is a Kreis (district) in the north-east of Hesse, Germany.
In 1927 the city of Fulda left the district to become a district-free city, and in 1932 the remaining district was merged with the district of Gersfeld.
The main river of the district is the Fulda.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fulda_(district)   (253 words)

  
 Fulda
Fulda is a city in Hesse, Germany; it is located on the Fulda river and capital of the Fulda district.
The Benedictine monastery of Fulda (in what is now Hesse, Germany, but was then part of Thuringia), was founded in 744 by Saint Sturm[?], a disciple of Saint Boniface as one of Boniface's outposts in the reorganization of the church in Germany.
Fulda also received large and constant donations from the Etichonids, a leading family in Alsace, and the Conradines, ancestors of the later Salian Holy Roman Emperors.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/fu/Fulda.html   (370 words)

  
 The Ecole Glossary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The abbots of Fulda became in the X Century the abbot general of the Benedictines in Germany and Gaul.
Fulda was the center of monastic reform during the reign of
The prestige of Fulda declined in succeeding centuries, although it had a brief revival in the late XVII Century.
www2.evansville.edu /ecoleweb/glossary/fulda.html   (212 words)

  
 Fulda Free Press
When the Fulda International Club traveled to Germany for their first visit, it was Odenbrett who designed the emblem that was worn on the clothing of the travelers.
The fact that the depot is a building of historic importance and was instrumental in the growth of Fulda in its early years of development, is why Odenbrett has incorporated the building in both of his emblems for the 100th year and 125th year celebrations.
Regarding the 125th Celebration of the incorporation of Fulda emblem, Odenbrett is proud that the 125th Celebration Committee chose his drawing to be used to distinguish this celebration from all of the others.
www.fuldafreepress.net /?storyid=24486&secid=101   (750 words)

  
 Fulda Gap - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Fulda Gap is a section of territory between the former East German border and Frankfurt, (West) Germany.
Named after the unfortunately placed town of Fulda, strategically the Fulda Gap was of immense importance during the Cold War.
Defence of the Fulda Gap was tasked primarily to the US V Corps.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fulda_Gap   (354 words)

  
 Access Spencer County, Indiana, USA
Fulda is located four miles south of St. Meinrad on Highway 545.
The town of Fulda was founded in 1845 by Milton Jackson, who came to Spencer County from Kentucky.
In 1847, the parish of St. Boniface was started in Fulda by Father Kundek, who was in charge of Catholic families from Jasper to Troy.
www.spencerco.org /about_towns/fulda/fulda.cfm   (95 words)

  
 Search Results for "Fulda"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Educated in the monastery of Fulda, he continued his studies at Charlemagne's palace school in Aachen...
He was placed as a boy in the monastery of Fulda (c.822).
A student under Alcuin, he was later abbot of Fulda (822-42); his zeal for learning and his excellent administration...
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=col65&query=Fulda   (277 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Fulda
Soon Fulda was the mother-house of a number of smaller monasteries, which were later administered by provosts under the superiorship of the abbot.
The Diocese of Fulda embraces the Prussian administrative district of Kassel of the province of Hesse-Nassau, Bockenheim (a section of the civic circle of Frankfort-on-the-Main in the administrative district of Wiesbaden), the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar, and one parish of the Grand Duchy of Hesse; Catholic population in 1900 was 167,306, in 1909 about 200,000.
Mention should also be made of the church of St. Michael at Fulda, dating from Carlovingian times; the church on the Petersberg near Fulda; the church of St. Peter at Fritzlar, erected early in the thirteenth century; and the Protestant church of St. Elizabeth at Marburg, a noble specimen of the thirteenth century Gothic.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06313b.htm   (2145 words)

  
 Fulda travel guide - Wikitravel
Fulda is a small city about an hour away from Frankfurt by train in Central Germany.
Fulda also has a bus station so you can go to local villages from the city of Fulda if you are only visiting the city on a day trip.
If you have rented a car already Fulda is near an Autobahn to Frankfurt and if you go around the city there is a road off for Munich, Koln and more cities.
wikitravel.org /en/Fulda   (958 words)

  
 Fulda
Fulda grew around a Benedictine abbey founded in 744 by Sturmius, a pupil of St. Boniface, the missionary.
the abbots of Fulda ruled the town and the surrounding area as princes of the Holy Roman Empire, and in 1752 they were raised to the rank of prince-bishops.
Fulda was secularized in 1802, and most of it passed to Hesse-Kassel in 1816.
www.factmonster.com /ce6/world/A0819853.html   (229 words)

  
 Fulda, Germany
I spent a total of five years in the town of Fulda in the heart of the state of Hessen, Germany.
About 60 miles (100 km) north of Frankfurt and a few dozen miles south of Kassel, Fulda is considered the sweetest example of a Baroque city in the entire Federal Republic.
Fulda was a bishopric -- run by a Catholic bishop named by the Pope -- and was a waystation for pilgrims because the town's Dom (cathedral) is the burial site of St. Boniface, the patron saint of Germany.
www.clanmacdonald.org /fulda,_germany.htm   (200 words)

  
 gizmag Article: The full story: the 350 kmh 700 bhp Fulda Maybach Exelero
Fulda has a long history of building high speed concept cars with which to test and market its tyres.
Two previous examples of the extreme lengths to which Fulda will go in constructing an automotive manifestation of their tyres are the Porsche 993 Extremo and the fourth generation "High-Tech-Emotions" show truck constructed for the company’s 100th anniversary in 2000.
The extreme vehicle created for the introduction of its Fulda Carat Extremo in 1997 was a modified Porsche 993 with more than 600 hp, a maximum speed of over 350 km/h and acceleration from 0 to 200 kmh in less than 7.2 seconds.
www.gizmag.com /go/4032   (626 words)

  
 Grief a harsh intruder on Fulda team
My hometown is Fulda, and the girls basketball team is here for the 1A tournament for the third time in five years.
Stacy Gunderman, 17, a senior at Fulda High, was killed in a car accident on the afternoon of Feb. 25.
Fulda and MCC split during the regular season.
www.startribune.com /508/story/310207.html   (835 words)

  
 Fulda Free Press
In our own rural Southwest Minnesota town of Fulda, students at Fulda Elementary will be holding a fund raiser beginning October 3 and ending on October 10th.
Donation canisters will be available (for the public to use) in the Fulda Elementary School office and can be brought into the office and given to administrative assistant, Mrs.
Beerman asks that the Fulda community get involved in the fund raiser by "hiring" the elementary students to do jobs around the house or yard, allowing them to earn the donations they give, although any donations are welcome.
www.fuldafreepress.net /?storyid=23701&secid=10   (554 words)

  
 Fulda
Münden is the end of the Fulda where it and the Werra flow together to form the Weser River.
We are joined by a group of about 10 children ranging in age from 5 to 12 with several of their parents in tow (probably to pay for the snacks and take care of the bikes).
To understand why Fulda is historically important one must appreciate the importance of religion in both trade and government.
www.bicyclegermany.com /fulda.htm   (5209 words)

  
 Fulda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Fulda, a city in Hesse-Nassau, Germany; in 1941 it had 26,000 inhabitants, of whom about 1,000 were Jews
On December 28th of that year a blood accusation was raised against them and about thirty Jews fell victim to this false charge.
The history of the Jewish community in Fulda was marked again and again by persecutions.
www.shtetlinks.jewishgen.org /fulda/fulda.html   (106 words)

  
 FULDA - tires > Homepage
Fulda Carat Exelero achieved a "recommendable" in the tested size 225/45ZR17, a popular size for cars like the VW Golf 5 and the BMW 3 Series.
Fulda, February 12, 2006 – Fulda, the German quality tyre manufacturer, has launched Carat Progresso, a new high performance summer tyre fitting most of today's popular mid and top range cars.
The spectacular Fulda Exelero showcar is currently exhibited at the 76th Geneva Motorshow (taking place from the 2nd-12th March 2006).
www.fulda.com /fulda_home_en   (234 words)

  
 Fulda, Germany
Fulda, a historical town full of tradition, is situated in the heart of Germany.
Owing to its excellent infrastructure, the town lies at an intersection between hamburg in the North, Munich in the South, Cologne in the West as well as Berlin and Dresden in the East.
Fulda owes it origin to the Benedictine convent founded by Sturmius on March 12th, 744.
www.sistercitieswilmington.org /html/fulda__germany.html   (150 words)

  
 Fulda (englisch)
Fulda is a town in the middle of Germany.
Fulda grew up from a monastery, which has been founded at the 12th March 744 by an order of Bonifatius, the missionar and organiosator of the Frankonian Church.
A lot of new buildings, like the cathedral of Fulda were built in that time.
www.rheinahrcampus.de /international/previousProjects/projects/achill/fulda1.htm   (230 words)

  
 Fulda - pitch to Patron
We feel the renovations for our church at Fulda should be concentrated on honoring the grave of Saint Boniface as the Romans honored their Saint Peter.
We recommend that Fulda be constructed with an apse added to the west end of the church.
Another feature of Saint Peters we want to use for Fulda is the architrave over the nave colonnades with a transverse roof for the transept and a long flowing roof for the nave.
www.uky.edu /Classes/A-H/323/restricted/pitches/Fuldapitch.htm   (2156 words)

  
 Fulda Free Press
He is the son of Lyle and Leanne Kramer, Fulda.
As his Eagle Scout Project, Kramer chose to repair and repaint the basement of the parsonage for Immanuel Lutheran Church, rural Fulda.
The intention of this refurbishment was to provide the youth of the church a place to come together for fellowship, Sunday school, Bible study and to hold youth meetings.
www.fuldafreepress.net /?storyid=25721&secid=101   (537 words)

  
 Fulda Florist | Flower Delivery Fulda, Minnesota (MN) | Florists in Fulda
The distance from Fulda to Washington DC is 1076 miles.
Fulda is positioned 43.86 degrees north of the equator and 95.60 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Our Fulda, Minnesota florist directory is provided through a strategic partnership with Regional Direct.com, which has established partnerships with the most reliable, customer service-driven area Fulda florist and florists in Minnesota, including Fulda, Minnesota.
www.albanywebsites.com /ex/asp/city.Fulda-Minnesota-Florist-MN/CityId.16628/xe/florists-flower-delivery.htm   (151 words)

  
 FULDA - Tyres > Homepage
Fulda have announced their presence at this year’s French Car Show to be held at Bruntingthorpe Proving Grounds on Sunday 28th May 2006.
Fulda, February 14, 2006 – Fulda, the German quality tyre manufacturer, has launched Progresso, a new high performance summer tyre fitting most of today's popular mid and top range cars.
The Fulda Progresso offers outstanding all-round performance, but excels particularly in two of the most critical situations on wet roads: 'braking' and 'aquaplaning'.
www.fulda.co.uk   (194 words)

  
 July 2004 - The Fulda Gap ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
BY LAWRENCE M. East of Frankfurt, Germany, lays the Fulda Gap, once the focal point of the largest peacetime concentration of military forces in history.
The Fulda Gap was the most likely avenue of approach by Warsaw Pact forces in their march toward the Atlantic.
Enterprise networks are a lot like the Fulda scenario, in which enterprise security managers must use their superior technology and know-how against a seemingly overwhelming, omnipresent threat.
infosecuritymag.techtarget.com /ss/0,295796,sid6_iss426_art872,00.html   (560 words)

  
 The Fulda Gap   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
We are not certain when the term "Fulda Gap" began to be used in military circles to speak of the prominent terrain corridor that runs from what used to be East Germany toward Frankfurt.
Its is about twice as long as the Fulda Gap and its reaches the Rhine where it is about twice as wide as in the Frankfurt - Wiesbaden sector.
Probably it was resolved in favor of Fulda because that was the better known city and its name was more user friendly (easier to say and write).
www.14cav.org /a60b1-gap.html   (494 words)

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