Scandinavia Since 1500

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U of Minnesota Press, 2000 - History - 393 pages
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The most up-to-date account of modern Scandinavia.
  

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great book, very good to read, smooth, extremely well planned out and detailed. Only downside is that it sometimes gets bogged down by statistics and too many names. Read full review

Contents

An Age of Transformations
19
Absolutism and Empire
52
Early Modern Societies
79
Politics and Diplomacy in the Age of the Enlightenment
98
Societies in Transition
121
Finland Norway the Faeroe Islands
138
The Era of the Napoleonic Wars
165
Nationalism
186
New Economies and New Societies
228
The Twentieth Century
235
World War I and the Interwar Years
257
Norden and World War II
291
Norden since 1945
321
Bibliography
359
Index
369
Copyright

The Road to Political Democracy
213

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About the author (2000)

Byron J. Nordstrom, PhD, is professor emeritus at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN.

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