One of the smallest countries in Europe, Norway has created for itself a position in the world community, which is completely out of proportion to the size of its population. Originally the home of sub-Arctic hunters and gatherers, then of ferocious Vikings, it lost perhaps half of its population to the Black Death in 1349, ended up in a union with Denmark that lasted until 1814, and then became united with Sweden, gaining complete independence o...
By Jan Sjåvik
Series: Historical Dictionaries of Europe (Book 62)
Hardcover: 304 pages
Publisher: Scarecrow Press (March 11, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 5.8 x 1 x 8.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 9353610
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