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West Germany is the common English name for the Federal Republic of Germany or FRG in the period between its creation on 23 May 1949 to German reunification on 3 October 1990. This period is also referred to as the Bonn Republic by academic historians.
- also known as Bundesrepublik Deutschland, FRG, Federal Republic of Germany
- founded on (66 years ago)
- part of Europe, Western Europe
- instance of: European country / European nation = any one of the countries occupying the European continent
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- "West Germany" is a book by Walter Marsden.
- "West Germany" is a book by Günther Kloss.
- also known as "West Germany: an introduction"
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by Peter Lawrence
West Germany is a decentralised country in several ways and these include the dispersal of industry. If France is, or more properly was, the best European example of bureaucratic and cultural centralism ('Paris a vidé France' used to be a folk ...
by Richard Batley, John Gibson
West Germany is a federal country with federal government (Bund), 11 state governments (Lander), three of which are city-states (Berlin, Hamburg and Bremen), increased to 16 Lander with unification in 1990, and a wide range of a local ...
by B.J. Knapp
West Germany is a case in point, where, due to the concentration of resources around the Ruhr and the excellent communications afforded by the Rhein catchment, most industry is found a long way inland. At present 10% of West Germany's ...
Readings, Cases, Materials by James Gordley, Arthur Taylor von Mehren
Although West Germany is a federal state, the state and federal courts comprise an integrated system. The courts of first instance and the first layer of appellate courts are state courts, while the second (and final) layer of appellate jurisdiction ...
A Global Perspective by Andrzej Kozminski, Donald P. Cushman
West Germany is an economic star among the EC countries. It is difficult even to pinpoint any weak points in this powerful and stable economy that has been growing by approximately 4 percent in the late 19805 with manufacturing accounting ...
by Shiri Ram Bakshi, Sita Ram Sharma, S. Gajrani
West Germany is an integral part of the Western world's economic and political system, while East Germany is still the most Stalinist of all the communist countries of Eastern Europe. Yet, given the rapid pace at which Poland and Hungary are ...
by Jack Barbash
Streeck has argued that industrywide bargaining in West Germany is an expression of a coordinated and solidaristic union strategy, ...
Triple Exposure (2003)
Black, Jewish and Red in the 1950s by Dexter Jeffries
West Germany is an important partner in the Atlantic Alliance and the American army is now worried about offending them. For us, for soldiers of the 617th Combat Engineer Battalion, offense takes on one particular connotation. If we are ...
by Daniel Bell
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by Marco Rimanelli
West Germany joined all postwar Western European political, economic, and defense cooperative Organizations: the European Economic Community (EEC/ EC, now European Union [EU]), the Western European Union (WEU), the United ...
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- Made in West Germany
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- Made in West Germany
On the chairoplanes, Butlins, Minehead.
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- Thumb 1989 made in West Germany
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- WEST GERMANY dealer plate non-reflective
Well used West German dealer plate seen by the amount of mounting holes, non-reflective.
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- Pre-Set in West Germany
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- WEST GERMANY, Aachen license plate
West German plate from Aachen with both seals intact. German plates leaving the country usually have the stickers scratched. PL8 is non reflective which indicates it is a West German issue.
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West Germany Meaning
Video shows what West Germany means. The Federal Republic of Germany, distinguished from the German Democratic Republic ("East Germany").. The former ...
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