Der Schimmel / Basic Knowledge

Der Schimmel / ein weisses Pferd

This text is written and published in German only at present! To find out more check grey horses and grey gene and more …

There are different breeds and white horses.

In stories and mythology the White Horse might represent Death or other meanings.

Der Schimmelreiter / Author Theodor Storm (Husum) has become a North German ICON in Literature and Media like Film: There is no child not knowing about Der Schimmelreiter Hauke Heien, Deichgraf.

Read more about Der Blanke Hans and Nordsee – Sylt und die Halligen. Das Watt und das Wattenmeer.

Link Blanker Hans

Blank für glänzend …

Landeskunde North Germany – Zwischen Den Meeren und Horizonten.

Geography: Google the area between Denmark and Elbe (Hamburg) and NorthSea and Baltic. The Iron Curtain went from Luebeck along the Elbe Luebeck Canal which divided East (Soviet Union) and West (NATO).

So after the Second WW there were Western Allies including West Germany (Capital Bonn) and Eastern States including DDR (Capital East Berlin). And The Wall in Berlin dividing East and West.

Watch via Youtube Kutter an der Nordsee (NDR)

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