The most notable of the tributaries is the Spree (227 m.
They've put two regiments as outposts, and they're having such a spree there, it's awful!
"Maybe this new information is enough to stop him from his killing spree," Betsy said.
The principal rivers are the Spree with its tributaries, the Black Elster and the Neisse.
Then it follows the Spree for 12 m., and at Gross Tranke (121 ft.) passes out and goes.
Arrived at the line of the Spree, they took up and fortified a very formidable position about Bautzen (q.v.).
FURSTENWALDE, a town of Germany, in the Prussian province of Brandenburg, on the right bank of the Spree, and on the railway from Berlin to Frankfort-on-Oder, 28 m.
high in each case; and a still larger drum weir was erected about the same time for closing the navigable pass of a weir across the Spree at Charlottenburg, with an upper paddle 324 ft.
the Finow canal with the Oder, the Ruppin canal with the Rhin, the BerlinSpandau navigable canal (52 m.) with the Spree, and the PlaueIhle canal with the Elbe.
The navigable tributaries of the Elbe are the Saale (below Naumburg), the Havel, Spree, Elde, Sude and some others.
The greatest number of canals is found around Berlin; they serve to join the Spree to the Oder and Elbe, and include the Teltow canal opened in 1906.
The first three cross the Spree and the last two the Landwehr Canal.
In the earliest times Lower Lusatia reached from the Black Elster to the Spree; its inhabitants, the Lusitzi, were conquered by the German king, Henry the Fowler, and by the margrave Gero in the 10th century.
LUBBEN, a town of Germany, in the Prussian province of Brandenburg, on the Spree, 47 m.
BARNIM, the name of a district between the Spree, the Oder and the Havel, which was added to the mark of Brandenburg during the 13th century.
The Vistula touches the province on the south-east, and receives a few small tributaries from it, while on the west the Spree and Black Elster belong to the system of the Elbe.
SPREMBERG, a town of Germany, in the Prussian province of Brandenburg, situated partly on an island in the river Spree and partly on the west bank, 76 m.
COTTBUS, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Prussia, on the Spree, 72 m.
It occupies an eminence on the right bank of the Spree, 680 ft.
to the Spree at Fiirstenwalde (126 ft.).
As the Spree divides itself there into innumerable branches, enclosing thickly wooded islands, boats form the only means of communication.
In the Monbijou Park, on the north bank of the Spree, is the pretty English church of St George.
above sea-level, on both banks of the navigable Spree, which intersects it from S.E.
long), the Reek Canal (92 m.), the Riidersdorfer Gewasser (112 m.), the Rheinsberger Canal (1 T4 m.), and the Sacrow-Paretzer Canal (io m.), besides which the Spree has been canalized for a distance of 28 m., and the Elbe for a distance of 70 m.
The whole line was covered by the river Spree, which served as an immediate defence for the left and centre, and an obstacle to any force moving to attack the right; moreover the interval between the river and the position on this side was covered with a network of ponds and watercourses.
Still farther away, on a triangular plot of land enclosed by the two arms of the Spree and the metropolitan railway, stands the Kaiser Friedrich museum (1904).
The oldest part of Berlin, the city and Alt-K011n, built along the arms of the Spree, is, together with that portion of the town lying immediately west, the centre of business activity.
Bautzen was taken without difficulty; Oudinot and Marmont easily passed the Spree on either side, and were formed up on the other bank of the river by about 4 P.M.
important engineering work was planned not only to afford a more convenient waterway between the upper Spree and the Havel (and thus to the Elbe), but was to remove from the city to its banks and vicinity those factories of which the noxious, gases and other poisonous emanations were regarded as dangerous to the health of the community.
Of modern erections the new cathedral (Dom), on the Spree, which replaces the old building pulled down in 1893, stands first.
deep and of various widths, for the purpose of connecting the Elbe, through the Havel and the Spree, with the system of the Oder.
corps, to cross the Spree and attack the Prussians posted about Burk.
SPREE, a river of Prussia, Germany, rising in the district of Upper Lusatia, in the kingdom of Saxony, close to the Bohemian frontier, and flowing nearly due north past Bautzen, Spremberg and Cottbus, dividing between the first two towns for a time into two arms. Below Cottbus the river splits into a network of channels, and swings round in a big curve to the west forming the peculiar marshy region (30 m.
These are Franconia (Franken), which embraces the districts of Bamberg, Schweinfurt and Wurzburg on the upper Main; Swabia (Schwaben), in which is included Wtirttemberg, parts of Bavaria and Baden and Hohenzollern; the Palatinate (Pfalz), embracing Bavaria west of the Rhine and the contiguous portion of Baden; Rhineland, applied to Rhenish Prussia, Nassau, Hesse-Darmstadt and parts of Bavaria and Baden; Vogtland, the mountainous country lying in the south-west corner of the kingdom of Saxony; Lusatia (Lausitz), the eastern portion of the kingdom of Saxony and the adjacent portion of Prussia watered by the upper Spree; Thuringia (Thulingen), the country lying south of the Harz Mountains and including the Saxon duchies; East Frlesland (Ost Friesland), the country lying between the lower course of the Weser and the Ems, and Westphalia (Westfalen), the fertile plain lying north and west of the Harz Mountains and extending to the North Sea and the Dutch frontier.
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Whether you're on a personal shopping spree or plan to sell them, you can count on finding an incredible selection for yourself or your customers.
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A murder spree follows, including an attack on the office of "Take This", killing the chairman "Paula Eibeler" and her family.
Instead of just giving cash, you can choose a store where you will send the recipient on a mini-shopping spree.
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The killing spree took the lives of many popular characters, and fans had a heyday speculating and predicting both who the killer was, and who would be knocked off next.
Mimi was actually afraid that Rex might be the "Salem Stalker" who was on a serial killing spree in the city.
Devote your evening to a little shopping spree.
Their inventory goes on sale quite often, and they may even be offering a gift with purchase that will make your shopping spree an even sweeter deal.
If you travel, however, or know someone who does, you can do your homework to determine your size and send them on a spree for you.
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The items should be generic enough so there is plenty of creativity, such as "candy flavored lipgloss" or "purple jewelry," and each team should have a set budget for their scavenger shopping spree.
Once the participant accepts the offer to toss her current collection of clothing, she is flown to New York for advice from London and Kelly, a shopping spree, and finally a hair and makeup makeover.
The Landwehr Canal, leaving the Spree near the Schlesische Tor (gate), and rejoining it at Charlottenburg, after a course of 6 m., adds not a little to the charm of the southern and western districts, being flanked by fine boulevards and crossed by many handsome bridges.
This, the Teltow Canal, leaves the Spree above Berlin at KOpenick, and running south of Rixdorf, Siidende and Gross-Lichterfelde, enters the Havel at Teltow.
The national gallery, a fine building surrounded by a Corinthian colonnade and lying between the royal museums and the Spree, contains a number of modern German paintings.
The Oder is also connected by canals with the Havel and the Spree.
The Mulde, formed of two branches, is the second river of Saxony; others are the Black Elster, the White Elster, the Pleisse and the Spree.
- Drum Weir, Charlottenburg, River Spree.
The space for the site was gained by pulling down the old houses composing the Schlossfreiheit and damming the Spree.
A visit to Chicago would be incomplete without a shopping spree which must include famed " Magnificent Mile " .
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innocent victim of your killing spree!
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A small in-house cafÃ© also sells juices and smoothies, just in case you're a bit parched after a spending spree here.
The British ships sank 4 of the German cruisers and killed 2,200 sailors, including the German commander Admiral Spree.
spree of mindless destruction, which is believed to have happened overnight Wednesday.
Two teens went on a killing spree at their high school.
Dozens of windows were smashed during the senseless wrecking spree at Monteagle Primary, Burnham Road, Dagenham, on Saturday afternoon.
He is accused of having shot and killed a black man and crippled a Hispanic woman on a shooting spree in Denver.
Crusaders scoring spree went dry as they spent four full minutes without a basket.
Otherwise all your efforts go to help Mr Brown in his vote buying spree from the country's layabouts.
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This massive spending spree is aimed at getting a very good deal with computer manufacturers.
Verpakovskis would cost more after his recent goal spree but is Jones ' number one choice.
So we celebrate Jesus ' birthday with the biggest spending spree of the year.
After a drunken spree, a businessman is arrested and imprisoned for 15 years.
Fortunately I didn't have a wife at home to explain my mad shopping spree.
His discovery that his wife has ' impure ' blood sets him on a murderous spree.
There is more to the spending spree than size, however.
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When he summons the monster she comes forth from the sea and embarks on a terrifying killing spree.
When you die Gordon steals 40% in IHT to finance his vote buying spree.
And as the Americans waited for the surrender to happen, people began a looting spree.
He sets off on a drinking spree which he hopes will rub out the memory of the blow to his pride.
Together with a wicked sheriff stepfather (John Ritter) in tow this sets the scene for a splendid road movie killing spree.
I wouldn't want to become an innocent victim of your killing spree!
At the end of the day, it doesn't mean i'm gonna condone violence or start on a killing spree.
wrecking spree at Monteagle Primary, Burnham Road, Dagenham, on Saturday afternoon.
lat., where the Vistula, Netze, Warthe, Oder, Spree and Havel form vast swampy lowlands (in German called Brche), which have been considerably reduced by the construction of canals and by cultivation, improvements due in large measure to Frederick the Great.
They were singing discordantly, arduously, and with great effort, evidently not because they wished to sing, but because they wanted to show they were drunk and on a spree.
The offenders snapped the trees in two during their spree of mindless destruction, which is believed to have happened overnight Wednesday.
Otherwise all your efforts go to help Mr Brown in his vote buying spree from the country 's layabouts.
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Fortunately I did n't have a wife at home to explain my mad shopping spree.
Closure Emma is haunted by memories of the death of sister while she and Frank hunt a spree killer.
At the end of the day, it does n't mean i 'm gonna condone violence or start on a killing spree.
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This age group also enjoys gift cards or being taken on their own Christmas shopping spree.
So, it's not a good idea to drown your sorrows with a new wardrobe or a shopping spree at your favorite electronics store.
You can get great storage containers designed for your Christmas gear at Target and Wal-Mart - for good prices on these containers, pick them up on your post-Christmas bargain shopping spree.
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You may even want to take the girl on a shopping spree, give her a budget and watch her enjoy spending the money.
TMZ was at the hospital when Michael Jackson was brought in via ambulance, just like it was readily on hand when comedian/actor Michael Richards went on his racist, name-calling spree.
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If you don't save on the tickets themselves, you may be able to score free dining at a specific onboard restaurant or a free shopping spree on the ship.
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