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United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931) A. A. Michelson , Albert Abraham Michelson , Albert Michelson , Michelson
city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders; formerly it was Charlemagne's northern capital Aachen , Aix-la-Chapelle , Aken
16th century sect of Anabaptists centered in Germany who had an absolute disdain for human knowledge Abecedarian
German statesman; chancellor of West Germany (1876-1967) Adenauer , Konrad Adenauer
Islamic terrorist cell that originated in Jordan but operates in Germany; goal is to attack Europe and Russia with chemical weapons al-Tawhid , Al Tawhid , Divine Unity
United States painter born in Germany; works characterized by simple geometrical patterns in various colors (1888-1976) Albers , Josef Albers
physicist born in Germany who formulated the special theory of relativity and the general theory of relativity; Einstein also proposed that light consists of discrete quantized bundles of energy (later called photons) (1879-1955) Albert Einstein , Einstein
United States photographer (born in Germany) whose unposed documentary photographs created photojournalism (born in 1898) Alfred Eisenstaedt , Eisenstaedt
(Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754) Apostle of Germany , Boniface , Saint Boniface , St. Boniface , Winfred , Wynfrith
United States historian and political philosopher (born in Germany) (1906-1975) Arendt , Hannah Arendt
British statesman who as Prime Minister pursued a policy of appeasement toward fascist Germany (1869-1940) Arthur Neville Chamberlain , Chamberlain , Neville Chamberlain
Turkish terrorist group of fundamentalist Muslims with ties to al-Qaeda that operates in Germany; seeks the violent overthrow of the Turkish government and the establishment of an Islamic nation modeled on Iran Association of Islamic Groups and Communities , Caliphate State , Kaplan Group
United States capitalist (born in Germany) who made a fortune in fur trading (1763-1848) Astor , John Jacob Astor
in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations Axis
radical left-wing revolutionary terrorist group active in Germany from 1968 until 1977 Baader-Meinhof Gang , Baader Meinhof Gang
state in southern Germany famous for its beer; site of an automobile factory Bavaria
Nazi concentration camp for Jews created in northwestern Germany during World War II Belsen
capital of Germany located in eastern Germany Berlin , German capital
United States physicist (born in Germany) noted for research in astrophysics and nuclear physics (born 1906) Bethe , Hans Albrecht Bethe , Hans Bethe
German statesman under whose leadership Germany was united (1815-1898) Bismarck , Iron Chancellor , Otto von Bismarck , Prince Otto Eduard Leopold von Bismarck , Prince Otto von Bismarck , von Bismarck
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