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By Professor Knud J. V. Jespersen

The historical past of contemporary Denmark is largely the tale of the way a as soon as large and various empire slowly fragmented less than the altering conditions of the days.
In this introductory advisor, Knud J. V. Jespersen strains the method of disintegration and aid which helped to shape the fashionable Danish kingdom, and the historic roots of Denmark's overseas place. starting with the Reformation within the 16th century, Jespersen explains how the Denmark of this day was once formed through wars, territorial losses, household upheavals, new equipment of construction, and alterations in proposal.

Thoroughly revised and up to date in gentle of the latest examine, this moment version comprises new discussions of the Danish Enlightenment, Denmark's position in international struggle II, the sketch trouble of 2006 and present NATO debates, bringing the varied and turbulent heritage of the rustic correct as much as the current day.

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