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Loudoun County chairwoman, economic development officials head to Germany for 'sister city' trip


Loudoun Times-Mirror - Apr 24, 2017
The officials will also meet with the region's marketing agency, visit the Aero Pump company, and visit the Rhine Valley, where the country's popular riesling wine is made. In the Rhine they'll meet the regional tourism promotions agency focused on the ...
 

JAKES Day events draw large crowd of area youngsters


Hermann Advertiser Courier - Mar 28, 2017
On Saturday, March 18, the Rhine Valley Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) hosted its 17th Annual JAKES event. The term “JAKES” stands for Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics and Sportsmanship and is a nationwide program ...
 

The Ghost Army: Another heroic Illinois survivor shares his story


ChicagoNow (blog) - Apr 21, 2017
After D-Day in France and until the end of the war, over 20 battle deceptions were staged very close to the front line deceiving German soldiers and officers between 1944-1945 ending in the Rhine Valley. A secret for over 40 years, some information ...
 

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Original vintage poster SWITZERLAND TRAIN RHINE VALLEY 1940


 

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Covington


by: Kenton County Public Library
Covington, Kentucky, Northern Kentucky's largest city, is located at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking Rivers, directly across from Cincinnati. Within a few years of the city's founding in 1815, the steamboat had generated much prosperity in the region and attracted an influx of German immigrants who brought with them their religion and customs. By the mid-1800s these immigrants had made a permanent home in what was referred to as "America's Rhine Valley." For the next century, meatpackers and breweries, alongside the city's many churches, dominated much of the urban landscape of Covington.
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State and Society in the Early Middle Ages: The Middle Rhine Valley, 400-1000


by: Matthew Innes
This book shows just how much can be discovered about the so-called "Dark Ages," between the fall of Rome and the high Middle Ages. Whereas it is believed widely that the source materials for early medieval Europe are too sparse to allow sustained study of social and political relationships, State and Society in the Early Middle Ages offers a detailed analysis of the workings of society at the heart of Charlemagne's empire, and suggests the need to rethink our understanding of political power in this period.
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The Rhine Valley - A true wonder of the world - bird´s eye view - spectacular DVD Trailer


International DVD incl. 8 languages (engl. (uk/us), d, fr, nl, es, ru, chin., jp): The Rhine as you've never seen it before! Sensational, full HD shots taken using a ...
 

Upper Middle Rhine Valley | Discover Germany


The Upper Middle Rhine Valley between Bingen and Koblenz was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002. The committee praised the region as ...
 

German Castles Rhine Valley. Most Scenic Route. Round the World Trip, 26


Germany, Rhine Castles. German Castles Rhine Valley. Car trip around the valley with so many castles! If you will travel by car that's what you will see!
 

Rhine Valley, Germany: Loreley to St. Goar


More info about travel to the Rhine Valley: https://www.ricksteves.com/europe/germany/rhine-valley The powerful Rhine has long been treacherous to navigate.
 

Middle Rhine Valley- World Heritage Site | Discover Germany


The Middle Rhine Valley between Bingen and Koblenz is famous for its picturesque castles and ruins, and it's been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2002.