West German articles on Wikipedia
West Germany
puppet state. From the West-GermanWest German perspective the GDR was therefore illegitimate. Three southwestern states of West-GermanWest Germany merged to form Baden-Württemberg
Apr 30th 2017

German South West Africa
German-South-West-AfricaGerman South West Africa (German: Deutsch-Südwestafrika, DSWA) was a colony of the German Empire from 1884 until 1915. With an area of 835,100 km², it
Mar 2nd 2017

West Low German
For other uses, see German Low German (disambiguation) and Low Saxon. West German Low German, also known as Low Saxon (German: Niedersachsisch or German: Westniederdeutsch;
Apr 14th 2017

West German Embassy siege
The West German Embassy siege in Stockholm, Sweden, was carried out by the Red Army Faction (RAF) on 24 April 1975. Collectively, the attackers referred
Apr 4th 2017

German reunification
only East Germany belonged. For political and diplomatic reasons, West German politicians carefully avoided the term "reunification" during the run-up
Apr 21st 2017

German South West African Mark
The Mark was the currency of German South West Africa between 1885 and 1915. Until 1914, the German Mark circulated. Within days of the outbreak of the
Mar 9th 2017

West Berlin
guaranteed by the Basic Law were also valid in West Berlin. In addition, West German federal statutes could only take effect in West Berlin with the approval
Apr 20th 2017

West Central German
Central-German West Central German (German: Westmitteldeutsche Dialekte) belongs to the Central, High German dialect family in the German language. Its dialects are
Jan 1st 2017

German West African Company
German-West-African-Company">The German West African Company, in German-DeutschGerman Deutsch-Westafrikanische Gesellschaft / Compagnie, was a German chartered company, founded in 1885. It exploited
Oct 14th 2016

History of Germany (1945–90)
that of West Germany. Representatives of the city participated as non-voting members in the West German Parliament; appropriate West German agencies
Apr 29th 2017

Lists of German films
from the 1949–1990 German Democratic Republic (acceded in 1990) List of West German films from the current Germany (fewer states before 1990 and 1957, when
Nov 3rd 2016

Economic history of Germany
and regulations. It established the foundations of the West German economy and of the West German state. After 1950, Germany overtook Britain in comparative
Mar 31st 2017

South West Africa campaign
The South West Africa Campaign was the conquest and occupation of German South West Africa (Namibia) by forces from the Union of South Africa acting on
Feb 28th 2017

Germany national football team
team. Switzerland was once again the first team that played West Germany in 1950. West Germany qualified for the 1954 World Cup. The Saarland, under French
Apr 21st 2017

East Germany
increasingly used colloquially by West Germans and West German media. The term Westdeutschland (West Germany), when used by West Germans was almost always a reference
Apr 24th 2017

Inner German border
patrolled by 50,000 armed East German guards who faced tens of thousands of West German, British and US guards and soldiers. In the hinterlands behind the border
Apr 27th 2017

German Navy
article is about the modern navy of Germany and post–World War II navy of West Germany. For the World War I navy of Germany, see Imperial German Navy. For the
Mar 30th 2017

Germany Olympic football team
from East, West and Saar (which was due to accede in 1956 anyway). The West German amateur team played-off with the East German national team for the right
Mar 21st 2017

Cinema of Germany
British producer Harry Alan Towers. The international significance of the West German film industry of the 1950s could no longer measure up to that of France
Apr 12th 2017

German language
Dunkards and some Mennonites historically spoke German Hutterite German and a German West Central German variety of German known as Pennsylvania German or Pennsylvania Dutch)
Apr 29th 2017

Low German
forms such as Low German Kees or Kaise, Dutch kaas, German Kase). West Low German East Frisian Low Saxon Northern Low Saxon Westphalian language Eastphalian
Apr 29th 2017

German Army
present-day German-ArmyGerman Army was founded in 1955 as part of the newly formed German-Bundeswehr">West German Bundeswehr together with the Marine (German-NavyGerman Navy) and the Luftwaffe (German
Apr 29th 2017

High German languages
German minority in Upper Silesia) High Prussian, nearly extinct West Central German Central Franconian Ripuarian Moselle Franconian, including the Luxembourgish
Apr 2nd 2017

East Germany–West Germany football rivalry
West German national team received strong support in East-GermanyEast Germany, with supporters from the East often travelling to away matches of the West German team
Apr 21st 2017

Germany at the Summer Olympics
occupation after the division of Germany following World War II. The West German NOC continued the tradition of the German NOC that had joined the IOC
Mar 20th 2017

Basic Law for the Federal Republic of Germany
comprised the states of the Trizone that were initially included in the then West German Federal Republic of Germany, but not West Berlin. As part of the Two
Apr 30th 2017

States of Germany
Among other things, they recommended revising the boundaries of the West German states in a way that none of them should be too large or too small in
Apr 27th 2017

Flag of Germany
containing only the black-red-gold tricolour, was introduced as part of the (West) German constitution in 1949. Following the creation of separate government and
Apr 29th 2017

History of German
Low German. It was spoken from about 1100 to 1500, splitting into West Low German and East Low German. The neighbour languages within the dialect continuum
Mar 11th 2017

Central German
territories of Germany. Central German divides into two subgroups, West Central German and East Central German. Central German is distinguished by having
Mar 14th 2017

Chancellor of Germany
The-ChancellorThe Chancellor of GermanyGermany is the head of government of GermanyGermany. The official title in German is Bundeskanzler(in) (literally, Federal Chancellor), sometimes
Mar 29th 2017

Elections in Germany
Elections in Germany include elections to the Bundestag (Germany's federal parliament), the Landtags of the various states, and local elections. Several
Mar 28th 2017

German Army (German Empire)
successor, the Wehrmacht, but the chain of tradition was broken in 1945 as West German and East German units did not carry forward pre-1945 traditions. When
Jan 18th 2017

German dialects
consonant shift. Low German is further divided into Dutch Low Saxon, West Low German and East Low German. Middle Low German was the lingua franca of the
Apr 26th 2017

West Prussia
subdivision of East Prussia, see Marienwerder (region). The Province of West Prussia (German: Provinz WestpreuSsen; Kashubian: Zopadne Prese; Polish: Prusy Zachodnie)
Nov 15th 2016

German motorcycle Grand Prix
the late 1960s. West-German-Dieter-Braun">After West German Dieter Braun won the German East German race on the Sachsenring in 1971, the crowd sung the (West) German anthem, the Deutschlandlied
Dec 30th 2016

West Germanic languages
Germanic The West Germanic languages constitute the largest of the three branches of the Germanic family of languages (the others being the North Germanic and the
Apr 13th 2017

Standard German
Max Mangold and the training materials at the Westdeutscher Rundfunk (West German Broadcasting) and Deutschlandfunk (Radio Germany). It is an invented
Mar 28th 2017

and Vorarlbergians. Central German dialect group (ca. 45 million) West Central German Central Franconian (Ripuarian, Kolsch), forms a dialectal unity with
Apr 29th 2017

East Low German
Germany as well as by minorities in northern Poland. Together with West Low German, it constitutes Low German. Before 1945, the dialect was spoken along
Jan 1st 2017

Postage stamps and postal history of German South West Africa
German-South-West-AfricaGerman South West Africa was a German colony in Africa, established in 1884 with the protection of the area around Lüderitz and abandoned during World
Feb 27th 2017

Football in Germany
Cup and three European Cup titles. Thus, all references to a "former West German team" are considered by many as false - according to the DFB, this team
Mar 6th 2017

German Air Force
This article is about the German/West German air force after World War II. For the World War II air force of Germany, see Luftwaffe. For the World War
Apr 10th 2017

West German federal election, 1957
unemployment, and most West Germans felt clearly more prosperous and more secure than in 1949 or 1953. Although the West German economic growth was more
Jan 15th 2017

West German federal election, 1949
Law by the Parlamentarischer Rat assembly of the West German states on 23 May 1949. Most West German parties at the time of the 1949 Bundestag election
Feb 13th 2017

German Americans
German-American">The German American ethnic group (German: Deutschamerikaner) consists of Americans who have full or partial German ancestry. With an estimated size of
Apr 24th 2017

of the GDR's social programmes and the alleged constant threat of a West-GermanWest German invasion, many of its citizens looked to the West for freedom and prosperity
Apr 30th 2017

German colonial empire
This article is about colonies of the German Empire. For the territories of National Socialist Germany, see Reichskommissariat. For the Templer colonies
Apr 10th 2017

Reichsgau Danzig-West Prussia
The Reichsgau Danzig-West Prussia (German: Reichsgau Danzig-Westpreussen) was a Nazi German province created on 8 October 1939 from annexed territory of
Feb 19th 2017

West German Audio Book Library for the Blind
German-Audio-Book-Library">The West German Audio Book Library for the Blind (German: Westdeutsche Blindenhorbücherei e. V.), abbreviated WBH, is a specialist library which produces
Oct 3rd 2016

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