Hermann Guthe (geographer)
In 1849 he obtained an appointment as teacher in the Lyceum of Hanover, and subsequently he taught mathematics at the Polytechnic High School of the same city. In 1873 he was appointed to the chair of geography at the Polytechnic Institute, Munich. He died of cholera.
His geographical works include:
- Die Lande Braunschweig und Hannover mit Rücksicht auf die Nachbargebiete geographisch dargestellt (second edition, 1887; fourth abridged edition, 1890)
- Lehrbuch der Geographie für die mittleren und oberen Klassen höherer Bildungsanstalten (6th ed., 1894, et. seq.).
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Gilman, D. C.; Thurston, H. T.; Moore, F., eds. (1905). "Guthe, Hermann". New International Encyclopedia (1st ed.). New York: Dodd, Mead.
- Friedrich Ratzel (1879), "Guthe, Hermann", Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (ADB) (in German) 10, Leipzig: Duncker & Humblot, p. 221