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Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

German centre of ceramics production. In 1680 Charles, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, built a faience factory in Kassel for the production of blue-and-white wares, which were influenced by...

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Kassel

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 136 words.

German centre of ceramics production. In 1680 Charles, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, built a faience factory in Kassel for the production

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Kassel

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

hassle, Kassel, passel, tassel, vassal • axel, axle • cancel, hansel, Hänsel, Mansell • transaxle •

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Kassel

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

hassle, Kassel, passel, tassel, vassal • axel, axle • cancel, hansel, Hänsel, Mansell • transaxle •

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Kassel

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

German centre of ceramics production. In 1680 Charles, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, built a faience factory in Kassel for the production of blue-and-white wares, which were influenced by...

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Kassel

Christiane Bernsdorff-Engelbrecht.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1560 words.

City in Germany. Under the rule of the Hesse landgraves Kassel enjoyed several periods of musical prominence: with Schütz in the 17th century, with outstanding productions of French and...

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Kassel

W. Stubenvoll and Walter Spiegl.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 2171 words.

German town in Hesse. Until 1866 it was the capital of Hesse and until 1945 of Hesse-Nassau. It is situated on the banks of the River Fulda, in a valley known as the Kassel Basin, and...

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Kassel Art

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 330 words.

b. 18 January 1896, USA, d. 3 February 1965, Los Angeles, California, USA. Kassel formed his first dance band in

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Art Kassel

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 18 January 1896, USA, d. 3 February 1965, Los Angeles, California, USA. Kassel formed his first dance band in 1924 for an appearance at the Midway Gardens in Chicago ...

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Harry Kassel’s Meat

Roger Horowitz.

in Kosher USA

February 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 16815 words.

Drawing heavily on the experiences with kosher meat by his mother and grandmothers, presents the decline of kosher beef from the 1930s-1980s through the family and person experiences of...

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Erfurt and Kassel, 1970

Benedikt Schoenborn and Gottfried Niedhart.

in Transcending the Cold War

September 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Political History. 12054 words.

This chapter explores the two German-German summits in Erfurt (GDR) and Kassel (FRG) that began the process of détente between the two halves of divided Germany. From the East German...

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Kassel

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 39 words.

German: habitational name from a place of this name in northeastern Hesse, so named from Frankish castella, cassela ‘fortification’,

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Rice-Ramsperger-Kassel theory

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

(RRK theory)

A statistical theory used to describe unimolecular reactions. The RRK theory, put forward by O. K. Rice, H. C. Ramsperger, and independently by L. S. Kassel in the...

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Kassel documenta

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 4 words.

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Kassel documenta

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 4 words.

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Hesse-Kassel: (1) Charles, Landgrave of (1654 - 1730) and Hesse-Kassel: (2) William VIII, Landgrave of (1682 - 1760) and Hesse-Kassel: (3) Frederick II, Landgrave of (1720 - 1785)

H. Schnackenburg-Praél and Bernhard Schnackenburg.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 1515 words.

German family of rulers, collectors and patrons. In 1567 Philip the Generous, Landgrave of Hesse (reg 1509–67), divided Hesse among his four sons; by 1604 only Hesse-Darmstadt and the more...

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Rice–Ramsperger–Kassel theory

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 126 words.

A statistical theory used to describe unimolecular reactions. The RRK theory, put forward by Oscar Rice and Herman Ramsperger in ...

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Kassel (Hesse/Germany)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 41 words.

Chassala/Casle

A district and a city with a name derived from the Latin castellum ‘fortress’ or ‘stronghold’, specifically after an

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Kassel (Hesse/Germany)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 41 words.

A district and a city with a name derived from the Latin castellum ‘fortress’ or ‘stronghold’, specifically after an imperial

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Kassel (Hesse/Germany)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 41 words.

A district and a city with a name derived from the Latin castellum ‘fortress’ or ‘stronghold’, specifically after an imperial

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