Migration and Transfer from Germany to Britain 1660 to 1914: by Stefan Manz, Margit Schulte Beerbühl, John R. Davis

By Stefan Manz, Margit Schulte Beerbühl, John R. Davis

From the 17th until eventually the 20th century, Germans shaped a trendy immigrant staff in nice Britain. Their quantity incorporated many occupations, and lots of occupied positions of importance. This quantity brings jointly the newest learn at the topic, and locations it firmly within the context of migration and transnational reviews. It specializes in the importance of migration to cultural move, and highlights the contribution of Germans to the process British heritage.

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The Forgotten Partner: Journal for the History of Astronomy 35, Part 4 (November 2004), 385-420. Constance A. Lubbock, The Herschel Chronicle. ; Hoskin, CH autobiographies (note 35), 107; George Griesbach’s memoirs, 1-12. On the job and responsibilities of a Stadtpfeifer (‘town musician’) see Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, ed. Ludwig Finscher, Basle 1994, vol. 8, 1719-1730. 43 F. Anne M. R. Jarvis England, arriving on May 26th. The following day they were taken to Kew, where they met the King and Queen and immediately their work in England began37.

Uk/, (accessed 15. 2. 2007). This term meant ‘the art of accompaniment from a figured bass line’, but came to stand for the science of harmony in general. , The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Vol. 25, London 2001, 340. See, for example, the papers of Thomas A. Rawlings, 87/161, Euing Collection, Glasgow (note 26). 41 F. Anne M. R. Jarvis John Casper Heck was one who published on the subject in 1777, and his thorough bass tutor remained one of the most popular even in the 1820s29. The sources also allow for the study of affective relationships within the community of musicians, as revealed in letters and wills.

He was born in Remscheid in 1716, migrated to London in the early 1760s and became a British subject in 1763. Records exist which reveal in which ways he collected information about new and innovative production and sales methods on his frequent travels through Europe. He did this systematically to develop his own international trading activities, but he also fancied himself as an adviser to the government in commercial affairs. This notion prompted him to embark on an entrepreneurial venture to reduce Britain’s dependence on the supply of certain raw materials from Russia and Sweden52.

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