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Frankfurt am Main


Frankfurt am Main is the largest city in the state of Hesse (German: Hessen) in Germany. The city is often simply known as "Frankfurt" (in both English and German), although German speakers sometimes use the fullname in order to distinguish it from the other city of Frankfurt in Brandenburg.

Frankfurt am Main is an important financial center, and the home of the European Central Bank and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange ("FWB"). The city was named as Europe's richest city in 2001. As of 2006, Frankfurt had a population of 661,877 in the city itself, and 5.8 million in the metropolitan area.

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City Maps Frankfurt am Main Germany

By James McFee

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Paperback (24 pages)

City Maps Frankfurt am Main Germany
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City Maps Frankfurt am Main Germany is an easy to use small pocket book filled with all you need for your stay in the big city. Attractions, pubs, bars, restaurants, museums, convenience stores, clothing stores, shopping centers, marketplaces, police, emergency facilities and the list goes on and on. This collection of maps is up to date with the latest developments of the city. This city map is a must if you wish to enjoy the city without internet connection.

Frankfurt (am Main, Germany) Inkmap - maps for eReaders, sightseeing, museums, going out, hotels (English)

Verlag Inkmap
Released: 2014-07-21
Kindle Edition (362 pages)

Frankfurt (am Main, Germany) Inkmap - maps for eReaders, sightseeing, museums, going out, hotels (English)
 
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INKMAP 'Frankfurt' brings interactive maps to your eReader. An extensive list of restaurants, hotels, bars and museums selected by the editors, along with an alphabetical street directory, are directly linked to the respective detailed maps. INKMAP maps are specially optimized for eInk-Reader with touchscreen. They are high-contrast and contain three zoom levels. You can find more information, video tutorials and assistance at our website. With your purchase, you support OpenStreetMap: 10% of the proceeds will be donated to these organizations. We welcome feedback. Let us know what sort of map you want and help us improve INKMAP: www.inkmap.com

Frankfurt Through the Centuries

By George G. Wynne

Waldemar Kramer Verlag GmbH
Paperback (200 pages)

Frankfurt Through the Centuries
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Frankfurt: A Cultural Guide (Interlink Cultural Guides)

By Brian Melican

Interlink Pub Group
Paperback (258 pages)

Frankfurt: A Cultural Guide (Interlink Cultural Guides)
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A cultural guide to this underestimated city where visitors often see little more than the airport and skyscrapers

Frankfurt is a city that punches well above its weight. Despite its diminutive size - it has fewer than a million inhabitants - it is a financial center of global importance, named alongside metropolises and capitals such as Tokyo, London, and New York. Yet Frankfurt is a city that is also continually underestimated: many of the millions who visit it on business - both German and from other countries - see little more of it than its airport and its skyscrapers.

The city's role in the global financial markets often obscures its importance as a historical and cultural center, not just for Germany, but for Europe and the West as a whole. In the Middle Ages, Frankfurt was the city in which the Holy Roman Emperors were crowned and in which, at the dawn of the Renaissance, a tradition of printing and publishing was established which lives on in today's Frankfurt Book Fair. The German language's most enduring author, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, was born in the city, and the university named for him gave birth to one of the twentieth century's most revolutionary academic developments, the Frankfurt School. Architecturally, too, the city has always been a pioneer: its famous skyline is only the latest and most visible in a series of bold experiments.

Frankfurt has always been a capital without a country: the capital of the book trade, the capital of modern social studies, the capital of the Eurozone. Today, it rivals Brussels, Berlin, Paris, and London, and yet retains a deeply provincial, down-to-earth identity interwoven with the thick forests and farming country of its Hessian hinterland. While its population is one of the world's most international, its dialect is one of Germany's most impenetrable. For those looking to do more than just change flights or sign a contract, this cultural guide takes a closer look at Frankfurt, exploring and explaining these dichotomies.

Frankfurt am Main (Germany) 1:20,000 Pocket Street Map ADAC

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ADAC
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Frankfurt am Main (Hesse, Germany) CityPlan 1:20,000 Pocket Street Map ADAC

This practical pocket-size 18 x 10 cm (7 x 4 in) plan turns into a surprisingly large sheet when unfolded to its 100 x 70 cm (40 x 27 in). It includes almost all of Frankfurt at scale 1:20,000, extending to and showing Frankfurt's international airport. Added are a detailed inset of the historic centre at 1:10,000; an inset of the metropolitan area at 1:100,000 showing the location of the international airport and highlighting the motorways and artery roads around the city; plus a plan of the public transport.

The plan shows and names all streets. One way streets and car parks are marked. All the main landmarks and public buildings are indicated. All public transport facilities are shown: Metro, buses, trams and overland rail lines, with stations and stops.

A comprehensive street name index is on the reverse side. Map legend includes English. High quality cartography by the German Automobile Association.

AAA Germany, Poland, Czech & Slovak Republics: Including Berlin, Frankfurt Am Main, Munich, Prague,

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AAA Publishing
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English Guide to Frankfurt am Main 2016

By Alex Watson

Released: 2016-02-01
Kindle Edition (189 pages)

English Guide to Frankfurt am Main 2016
 
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Updated and revised edition of popular guide to Frankfurt - now with many original full colour photos
English language guide to Frankfurt am Main Germany - 2016 edition with up to date information on prices, opening times and festival dates
The ideal guidebook if you're planning to spend some time in Frankfurt, if you're taking a city break, living there as an expat or just visiting for a trade fair - get the most from your time in the city, with lots of information on what to do, where to eat and drink
Section on day trips from Frankfurt to towns and cities nearby, includes Wiesbaden, Mainz, Aschaffenburg and many others


 
 
 

 
 
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