Wegener, Deutschland in der Siidsee (Bielefeld, 1903); A.
Sudenhorst's principal writings are Dorfleben im 18 Jahrhundert (Vienna, 1877); Hans Ulrich, Fiirst von Eggenberg (Vienna, 1880); Die Politik der Republic Venedig wdhrend des dreissigjdhrigen Krieges (Stuttgart, 1882-85); Venedig als Weltmacht and Weltstadt (Bielefeld, 1899 and 1906); Kriegsbilder aus der Zeit der Landsknechte (Stuttgart, 1883); Die bfentliche Meinung in Deutschland im Zeitalter Ludwigs XIV.
1650-1700 (Stuttgart, 1888); Erzherzog Johann im Feldzuge von 1809 (Gratz, 1892); and Maria Theresia (Bielefeld, 1905).
C. Churchill, The Dolomite Mountains (London, 1864); Max Haushofer, Tirol (Bielefeld and Leipzig, 1899) J.
The very important linen industry of Bielefeld, Herford, Minden and Warendorf has flourished in this region since the 14th century.
Jute is manufactured at Bielefeld and cotton goods in the W.
Vorarlberg (Innsbruck, 1868); Max Haushofer, Tirol and Vorarlberg (Bielefeld and Leipzig, 18 99); J.
(Bielefeld, 1903, 2nd ed., 1904).
of Bielefeld, and at the junction of the railway to Detmold and Altenbeken.
and die Begriindung des preussischen Konigtums (Bielefeld, 1901); C. Graf von Dohna, Memoires originaux sur le regne et la tour de Frederic I Q7 ' (Berlin, 1883); Aus dem Briefwechsel Konig Friedrichs I.
BIELEFELD, a town of Germany, in the Prussian province of Westphalia, 68 m.
Bielefeld is the centre of the Westphalian linen industry.
Bielefeld is mentioned as early as the 9th century, as Belanvelde, but its first recorded mention as a town is in 1233.
The population is thickest in upper Silesia around Beuthen (coal-fields), around Ratibor, Neisse and Waldenburg (coal-fields), around Zittau (kingdom of Saxony), in the Elbe valley around Dresden, in the districts of Zwickau and Leipzig as far as the Saale, on the northern slopes of the Harz and around Bielefeld in Westphalia.
Although linen was formerly one of her most important articles of manufacture, Germany is now left far behind in this industry by Great Britain, France and Austria-Hungary, This branch of textile manufacture has its principal centres in Silesia, Westphalia, Saxony and Wurttemberg, while Hirschberg in Silesia, Bielefeld in Westphalia and Zittau in Saxony are noted for the excellence of theirproductions.
The main centre of the silk industry is Crefeld and its neighborhood; then come Elberfeld and Barmen, Aix-la-Chapelle, as well as Berlin, Bielefeld, Chemnitz, Stuttgart and the district around Mulhausen in Alsace.
XVIII.) (Bielefeld and Leipzig, 1900); H.
Knackfuss, Darer (Bielefeld and Leipzig, 6th ed., 1899), English translation, 190o; B.
Holm, Lubeck, die Freie and Hansestadt (Bielefeld, 1900); G.
in Jastrow's work (German and English edition), Carl Bezold's Ninive and Babylon (Bielefeld, 1905), chapters vi.
(Bielefeld and Leipzig, 1898, illustrated).
Tumbillt, Die Wiederteiufer (Bielefeld, 1899); The Baptist Handbook (annually); The Baptist World Congress, 1905; The Religious Census of London (1904).
See Zeitschrift des Harzvereins (Wernigerode, annually since 1868); Gunther, Der Harz in GeschichtsKulturand Landschaftsbildern (Hanover, 1885), and "Der Harz" in Scobel's Monographien zur Erdkunde (Bielefeld, 1901); H.
from Bielefeld by the railway to Dortmund.
Of German biographies may be mentioned Hans Blum, Bismarck and seine Zeit (6 vols., Munich, 1894-1895), with a volume of appendices, &c. (1898); Heyck, Bismarck (Bielefeld, 1898); Kreutzer, Otto von Bismarck (2 vols., Leipzig, 1900); Klein-Hattingen, Bismarck and seine Welt, 1815-1871, Bd.
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