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  Manfred - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Manfred is a dramatic poem written in 1816-1817 by Lord Byron; it contains supernatural elements, in keeping with the popularity of the ghost story in England at the time.
Manfred was adapted musically by Robert Schumann in 1852, in a composition entitled Manfred: Dramatic Poem in Three Parts, and later by Pyotr Tchaikovsky in his Manfred Symphony, Op.
Manfred is a Faustian noble living in the Bernese Alps.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Manfred   (481 words)

 Manfred of Sicily - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Although only about eighteen years of age Manfred acted loyally and with vigour in the execution of his trust, and when Conrad appeared in southern Italy in 1252 his authority was quickly and generally acknowledged.
But Manfred’s suspicions being aroused by the demeanour of the papal retinue, he fled to the Saracens at Lucera.
Undeterred by this sentence Manfred sought to obtain power in central and northern Italy, and in conjunction with the Sieneses Ghibellines, his forces defeated the Florentine Guelphs at the battle of Montaperti on September 4, 1260.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Manfred_of_Sicily   (896 words)

 Manfred von Richthofen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen (May 2, 1892 – April 21, 1918) was a German pilot and is still regarded today as the "ace of aces".
Rather than engage in such risky tactics, Manfred von Richthofen was famous for his strict adherence to a set of flight maxims (commonly referred to as the "Dicta Boelcke") to assure the greatest chance of both squadron and individual success.
And while his natural skills as a pilot were not as renowned as some, Manfred von Richthofen viewed his plane as a platform from which to fire his guns, and, from that standpoint, his reputation and skill as an aerial marksman rank with any fighter pilot of his era.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Manfred_von_Richthofen   (3112 words)

 Manfred Mohr Retrospective Exhibition
Incidentally, Manfred Mohr began as an abstract expressionist, albeit signs of a geometric repertoire as well as linear structures that had a certain priority in the semiotic vocabulary of the sixties are already evident.
Manfred Mohr has succeeded in placing the cube, a primordial model of constructivist thinking and creation, in the center of a vital philosophy, whose extensions, however, were made possible only with the help of a computer.
Consequently, every encounter with Manfred Mohr's work is ultimately, as with all art, an encounter with the tension between the inner and outer, but it is in the selection of the medium and in the skill with which the dialogue is carried out with it that the historical moment lies.
www.lastplace.com /EXHIBITS/Spotlight/MMohr/reviews.htm   (3528 words)

 A Literary History of the American West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
II To Manfred's parents, Frank Feikema and Aaltje (Alice) Van Engen, Frederick Feikema (Fy' kah-ma) was born January 6, 1912, on a rented farm northeast of Doon in northwestern Iowa.
Manfred's recording of events as a farm youth is to be seen also in his shorter fictions and poems.
Manfred manages to strike a balance in presenting the two sides of a very emotional event, the scars of which are still on the region.
www2.tcu.edu /depts/prs/amwest/html/wl0792.html   (5768 words)

 Manfred Wagner-Artzt
Born in Vienna, Manfred Wagner-Artzt was admitted to study at the former „Academy of Music and performing Art“ in Vienna in the class of Richard Hauser at the age of 13.Four years later he has continued his education with the renowned pianist Alexander Jenner and has obtained his “concert pianist diploma” in 1974.
Manfred Wagner-Artzt is an accomplished solo pianist and also a superb partner for the dialogue of violin and piano.
Manfred Wagner-Artzt - a poet at the piano.
www.concertartist.info /bios/wagnerartzt.html   (742 words)

 Delbert E.Wylder on Frederick Manfred   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Manfred would be the last to complain of Warren's awards and fame, nor is he, himself, impatient.
Manfred reads critics, he listens to them, he has close friends who are critics, and he probably wouldn't even mind if one of his children married one.
Manfred's last three novels, and especially the last two, should convince the critics that this growth should be recognized, and that Manfred's voice deserves to be heard.
www.lib.uiowa.edu /spec-coll/Bai/wylder.htm   (5849 words)

 Manfred Frhr von Richthofen
Manfred von Richthofen was born the son of Major Albrecht von Richthofen, a Prussian nobleman, and his wife, Kunigunde.
Manfred was a far better athlete than he was a scholar, and applied his horseback riding skills to become a cavalry officer.
Manfred's eventual successor was Hermann Göring (who would later become the head of the Luftwaffe and a particularly infamous Nazi), who chose to paint his aircraft completely white, ending the reign of the blood-red German fighers.
www.briggsenterprises.com /bluemax   (1867 words)

 Manfred History and Preservation, Inc.
Manfred History and Preservation, Inc. (MHP, Inc.) is a non-profit volunteer organization that celebrates the legacy of rural America.
Its mission is to compile and share the history of Manfred, North Dakota and its traditional trade area, and to encourage community pride and restoration of its historic structures.
In the early 1800s, the Manfred area was settled primarily by immigrants from Europe who were seeking a better way of life.
www.manfrednd.org   (241 words)

 Manfred. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Conrad died in 1254, and Manfred seized the regency for Conrad’s young son, Conradin.
Manfred died in the battle, and Conradin was later captured and executed.
After the Sicilian Vespers (1282), Manfred’s son-in-law, Peter III of Aragón, was chosen king of Sicily and began a new dynasty.
www.bartleby.com /65/ma/Manfred.html   (222 words)

 Radius Airshows
Manfred Radius is a top professional air show performer who ushered in a new era in sailplane demonstrations.
Manfred was featured in television shows such as That's Life, Stuntmasters, Magic in the Air, Skybound and Science of Fun.
Manfred thrilled large audiences when he performed his daytime and night acts at the Australian International Air Show and Aerospace Expo near Melbourne in 1995, 1997, 1999 and again in 2001.
www.radiusairshows.com /main   (508 words)

 Center for Great Plains Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Frederick Manfred was born Frederick Feikema on January 6, 1912, and grew up on a farm near Doon in northwestern Iowa.
Manfred left the sanatorium in 1942 and worked on the staff of Modern Medicine and as assistant campaign manager for Hubert Humphrey, who was a candidate for mayor of Minneapolis.
Manfred's third novel, This Is the Year, was published in 1947 and appeared on The New York Times best-seller list for four weeks and on the New York Herald Tribune best-seller list for two weeks.
www.unl.edu /plains/publications/resource/manfred.html   (1916 words)

 Manfred of Sicily: bio and encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
But Manfred’s suspicions being aroused by the demeanour of the papal retinue, EHandler: no quick summary.
Excommunication is a religious censure which is used to deprive or suspend membership in a religious community....
Manfred forms the subject of dramas by E.B.S. Raupach, EHandler: no quick summary.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/m/ma/manfred_of_sicily.htm   (1901 words)

 Manfred Mann (History) - The Early Years   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Manfred Mann was born in Johannesburg, South Africa on October 21, 1940.
However, Manfred's growing unhappiness with South Africa's apartheid policies and the inability to freely express his talent in that environment was coming to a head.
Manfred was frequently fired for his playing style, but The Bull's Head in Barnes, London proved to be a very important training ground.
www.platform-end.co.uk /html/ch3.html   (1340 words)

 Manfred Mann's Earth Band - History Of The Band
Manfred Mann's Earth Band was formed in 1971 and its present day line up still consists of two of the original members from the seventies' highly successful days: Manfred Mann on keyboards and Mick Rogers on guitar and vocals, thus reproducing the fans' favourite songs live with ease.
Manfred Mann has steered his bands through four decades of musical changes, from the sixties whereby Manfred Mann, the band, enjoyed a string of no less than 18 hit records including three number Ones in the UK: "The Mighty Quinn", "Pretty Flamingo" and "Do Wah Diddy Diddy".
After that Manfred formed with Mike Hugg, Manfred Mann Chapter III, a jazz rock band which during its short life has been described by Manfred as an over reaction to the hit factory of the Manfred Mann Group.
www.platform-end.co.uk /html/history.html   (670 words)

 Manfred Hoeberl
Manfred was arguably the strongest man on the planet in '94 (barely lost to Magnus in WSM, crushed him in World MusclePower Championship).
Manfred is the man who's an exceptional athlete and has the brains to go with the braun.
Manfred is in the middle of reorganization, so you may have to wait a little bit.
hoback.ncsa.uiuc.edu /~prajlich/manfred/mguests-1999.html   (6342 words)

 The Literary Gothic | "Manfred" | Lord Byron
Byron also heard Goethe's Faust about this time, and "Manfred" may also owe something to Matthew Lewis, author of The Monk, who visited Byron a month or two before "Manfred" was begun.
The scene of the Drama is amongst the Higher Alps -- partly in the Castle of Manfred, and partly in the Mountains.
Count Manfred was, as now, within his tower,-- How occupied, we knew not, but with him The sole companion of his wanderings And watchings-- her, whom of all earthly things That lived, the only thing he seem'd to love,-- As he, indeed, by blood was bound to do, The Lady Astarte, his-- Hush!
www.litgothic.com /Texts/manfred.html   (6927 words)

 Manfred Mann
Manfred Lubowitz was born into a wealthy family on October 21
The latter quickly evolved into 'Manfred Mann's Earth Band', a synth-driven rock 'n' roll band which scored a U.S. No. 1 hit in the 1970s with a cover of Bruce Springsteen's "Blinded by the Light," popularizing the then unknown singer-songwriter.
Eventually, Manfred Mann's Earth Band reunited and in 1996 their long awaited new album, "Soft Vengeance" was released.
www.classicbands.com /manfred.html   (827 words)

 Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Manfred Gerstenfeld is an internationally renowned environmental expert and business consultant and has extensive background in Jewish public affairs.
He is chairman of the Steering Committee of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA), is Co-Chair of the Judaism Task Force of the Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature, Co-Publisher of the Jerusalem Letter/Viewpoints and Co-Publisher of Jewish Environmental Perspectives.
Manfred Gerstenfeld is a leading expert on Judaism and the environment.
www.manfred-gerstenfeld.net   (191 words)

 Manfred Hoeberl
Manfred is the only person I know that actually has arms that are bigger then 25 inches.
Manfred reads this guestbook once in a while, but you probably want to email him directly (Afsa1000@aol.com).
Manfred is amazing because he bridges the gap between bodybuilding and strongman.
hoback.ncsa.uiuc.edu /~prajlich/manfred/mguests-1998.html   (6706 words)

 BBC - Radio 3 - Tchaikovsky's Manfred Symphony
On this occasion however, Tchaikovsky was not immediately taken with the idea of a 'Manfred' symphony, but two years later when he visited St Petersburg, then the Russian capital, he met up with Balakirev and amongst other things discussed the 'Manfred' idea again.
The appearance of Manfred amid the Bacchanal, and the summoning and appearance of the shade of Astarte.
This theme of the romantic outsider, as personified by Manfred, was a particularly popular one with 19th-century Russian artists.
www.bbc.co.uk /radio3/classical/listen/tchaikovsky_manfred.shtml   (359 words)

 Manfred Eigen Winner of the 1967 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Manfred Eigen Winner of the 1967 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Eigen, Manfred (1927-), chimiste physicien (submitted by Jackson)
Manfred Eigen — Biography His Life (submitted by Tod)
www.almaz.com /nobel/chemistry/1967a.html   (106 words)

 Chatterton's Manfred
Manfred is a very small mini of 11 pounds (soaking wet).
Manfred will be bred when he is mature enough.
Guy calls Manny his son, Manfred calls daddy his daddy...
www.imageevent.com /terriertreasures/ourowngangstandardsministypeas/chattertonsmanfred   (122 words)

 Artwork Related to Manfred   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
An imagined image of Byron's body lying in state, this unusual portrait by J. Odevaere was painted in 1826 to commemorate the poet shortly after his death during the Greek war for independence.
Manfred's sister is named after Astarte, the Syrian goddess of love, who was known for both her kindness and her cruelty.
Consider how Manfred's expression and appearance, the depiction of the Chamois Hunter, and the isolated setting reflect the Gothic motifs we have discussed in class (madness, doubles, psychologically symbolic settings, etc.).
www.olemiss.edu /courses/engl205/manfredart.html   (569 words)

 NATO Academic Forum: Manfred Worner Fellowship
To honour the memory of Manfred Wörner, the late NATO Secretary General, and in particular the role he played in transforming the Alliance at the end of the Cold War, the NATO Allies agreed in October 2005 to create an annual essay-writing competition with two awards.
The Senior NATO Manfred Wörner Essay Award is open to academics, researchers and writers from both NATO and Partner countries, aged 35 years and older, who are already established in the field of international security policy.
Candidates for both the Junior NATO Manfred Wörner Essay Award and the Senior NATO Manfred Wörner Essay Award are invited to submit an essay discussing a topic of relevance to the Alliance's current and future policies.
www.nato.int /acad/fellow/mw00e.htm   (636 words)

 Collins' Oldies Website: Manfred Mann
It was their first #1, in 1964, and it's one of only two Manfreds songs I ever hear on the radio.
It's the other Manfreds song that gets radio play nowadays, and in 1968 it was the group's third and final #1 hit.
Just before the final singing of the chorus, the key changes from C to D. Now that the indigent narrator has been dumped by his blonde girlfriend, he searches for a place to hide from misery just as a fox runs from the hunting dogs that pursue it.
www.srv.net /~roxtar/manfred_mann.html   (1262 words)

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This was just in case we got caught in a swimming pool that we were not supposed to be in.
The Manfred Ditch (8.3 Megs) in Socorro, New Mexico was our home territory.
Manfred (2.6 Megs) ditch after a little snow.
www.gi.alaska.edu /~jesse/skateqt.html   (799 words)

 Manfred's Column, January 2005, Violence on TV: We Must Stop Watching   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Manfred's Column, November 2004: To have an idea versus to justify it - Why medicine is more than science - (English)
Manfred's Column, March 2005: Descartes, glutamate and the fifth taste - (English)
A forum to provide teachers and brain scientists from all over the world with a space to interact and discuss the challenge of having an occupation which is now at the leading edge of scientific, professional and technological development.
www.oecd.org /document/15/0,2340,en_2649_14935397_34389775_1_1_1_1,00.html   (1738 words)

 Jews against Israel - Manfred Gerstenfeld
Manfred Gerstenfeld, interview with Alan Dershowitz, in American Jewry's Challenge: Conversations Confronting the 21st Century (Lanham.
Manfred Gerstenfeld is chairman of the Board of Fellows of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs.
He is an international business strategist who has been a consultant to governments, international agencies, and boards of some of the world's largest corporations.
www.jcpa.org /phas/phas-30.htm   (3631 words)

 Trenches on the Web - Bio: Baron Manfred von Richthofen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
As a young cadet Manfred von Richthofen climbed a church steeple at Wahlstatt and tied his handkerchief to its lighting rod, just for fun.
When the war broke out Manfred was a cavalry officer and saw duty on both the Eastern and Western fronts scouting for the German Army.
By May of 1915 he was bored with scouting and asked to be transferred to the Flying service.
www.worldwar1.com /biocmvr.htm   (342 words)

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