- state of NW Germany, consisting of the cities of Bremen & Bremerhaven: 156 sq mi (404 sq km)
- capital of this state: port on the Weser River
A city of northwest Germany on the Weser River southwest of Hamburg. It is a major port and was a leading member of the Hanseatic League in the Middle Ages.x
- Bremen, Germany (Capital) >>
- At Bremen, 14 m.
- Even the free cities were divided, Hamburg and Lubeck for, Bremen and Frankfort against.
- "Futures" are not used in all markets-for instance, they are not to be found at Bremen; and in those in which they are used they play parts of different prominence-at Havre, for instance, the transactions in "futures" are of incomparably less relative importance than they are at Liverpool.
- It is pleasantly situated at the foot of a lofty range of hills, which here dip down to the river, at the junction of the main lines of railway from Bremen and Hanover to Hamburg, which are carried to the latter city over two grand bridges crossing the southern and the northern arms of the Elbe.