Wister


Wister
/wis"teuhr/, n.
Owen, 1860-1938, U.S. novelist.

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  • Wister — may refer to; *Owen Wister, a famous author of American western fiction *Wister, Oklahoma, a town in America …   Wikipedia

  • Wister —   [ wɪstə], Owen, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Philadelphia (Pa.) 14. 7. 1860, ✝ Kingston (R. I.) 21. 7. 1938; studierte an der Harvard University und in Paris, bereiste häufig den Mittleren Westen der USA; verfasste in unromantischem Stil… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Wister — Wister, OK U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 1002 Housing Units (2000): 450 Land area (2000): 1.443114 sq. miles (3.737647 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.028617 sq. miles (0.074117 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.471731 sq. miles (3.811764 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Wister, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 1002 Housing Units (2000): 450 Land area (2000): 1.443114 sq. miles (3.737647 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.028617 sq. miles (0.074117 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.471731 sq. miles (3.811764 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Wister — [wis′tər] Owen 1860 1938; U.S. novelist …   English World dictionary

  • Wister — Owen Wister (* 14. Juli 1860 in Germantown (Pennsylvania); † 21. Juli 1938 in Kingston (Rhode Island)) war ein amerikanischer Schriftsteller. Er ist einer der Mitbegründer des Wildwestromans als Genre der amerikanischen Literatur.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wister — Original name in latin Wister Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 34.96732 latitude 94.72467 altitude 150 Population 1102 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Wister — noun United States writer (1860 1938) • Syn: ↑Owen Wister • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author * * * /wis teuhr/, n. Owen, 1860 1938, U.S. novelist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wister — biographical name Owen 1860 1938 American novelist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Wister — Wis•ter [[t]ˈwɪs tər[/t]] n. big Owen, 1860–1938, U.S. novelist …   From formal English to slang


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