New PDF release: A History of Denmark (Palgrave Essential Histories series)

By Professor Knud J. V. Jespersen

The heritage of contemporary Denmark is largely the tale of the way a as soon as large and various empire slowly fragmented lower than the altering situations of the days.
In this introductory consultant, Knud J. V. Jespersen strains the method of disintegration and aid which helped to shape the trendy Danish kingdom, and the old roots of Denmark's foreign place. starting with the Reformation within the 16th century, Jespersen explains how the Denmark of this day used to be formed via wars, territorial losses, household upheavals, new tools of creation, and alterations in idea.

Thoroughly revised and up-to-date in gentle of the latest study, this moment variation comprises new discussions of the Danish Enlightenment, Denmark's function in international struggle II, the sketch challenge of 2006 and present NATO debates, bringing the varied and turbulent historical past of the rustic correct as much as the current day.

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