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French composer and teacher who influenced a generation of composers (1822-1890)


United States physicist (born in Germany) who with Gustav Hertz performed an electron scattering experiment that proved the existence of the stationary energy states postulated by Niels Bohr (1882-1964)


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The watch market in Qatar likes to have limited editions and high-value timepieces, Franck Muller COO Nicholas Rudaz has said.
The Allegretto movement became the "really angelic idea" Franck imagined with delightful contributions from harp, first horn and cor anglais.
I've always wanted Franck Moussa in my team," said Whitney; "I'd been after Franck for three to four weeks so it's great for me and great for the club that he's signed.
A goal on his home debut against Sunderland certainly helped - more on that later - but it quickly become clear to Boro fans that French Franck could master the art of combining crunching challenges with a classy touch and an eye for a pass in the right direction.
Franck Provost's exclusive Asian franchise-holder, headed by Baby Cruz, recently flew in Sauvage and French colleagues Mehdi Moussaoui and Celine Prunevielle to train the salon chain's Filipino stylists on the French way of cutting and coloring hair.
Franck, a Brookhaven native with a marketing degree from Mississippi State University, keeps more in stock than simply the latest clothing trends.
The problem being that Franck Gervais and others like him who attempt to steal the hard-earned valour of the men and women who serve their country is that they have no idea what it entails to earn the right to wear those pieces of cloth and metal.
Uncapped Schneiderlin was promoted from the standby list as France suffered a huge blow when Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery pulled out through injury.
FRANCK RIBERY says missing out on the World Cup is like a "death in the soul".
In this comprehensive study, Hill examines five novels and two collections of short stories by Franck and identifies three major concerns of her fiction: (1) women's subjective experiences of the domestic sphere, particularly as mothers and daughters; (2) women's search for intimacy and the anxiety that can accompany that search; and (3) the destabilization of female character types by foregrounding the individual's subjective experience of her historical situation.
The growing friendship between Franck and Henri--one of the loveliest and most touching descriptions of male amity in cinema--is played out in long takes of digressive conversation, while Guiraudie's rigorous attention to composition, as in the strong diagonal shot four minutes into the film or his preference for protracted, wide side-by-side two-shots over a conventional shot-countershot breakdown, connects the two men both spatially and emotionally.
TRANCE (15) ART auctioneer Simon (James McAvoy) accrues massive gambling debts and agrees to clear his arrears by helping criminal Franck (Vincent Cassel) to steal a Francisco Goya painting as it goes under the hammer.
The heist goes as planned until Franck knocks Simon unconscious and the auctioneer wakes some time later, bloodied and disoriented, suffering from severe memory loss - which is unfortunate when it transpires that the painting has gone missing and its location is buried deep within Simon's fractured memory.
Franck follows the two men when they go into a wooded area directly behind the beach.
Summary: France winger Franck Ribery is in the form of his career, according to coach .