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  Swedish Pomerania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Swedish Pomerania (Swedish: Svenska Pommern) was a Dominion under the Swedish Crown from the 17th to the 19th century, situated on the German Baltic Sea coast.
Pomerania became involved in the Thirty Years' War during the 1620's, and with the town of Stralsund under siege by imperial troops its ruler Bogislaus XIV, the Duke of Stettin, concluded a treaty with the Swedish King Gustavus Adolphus in June 1628.
During 1657 to 1659, under the Northern Wars (not to be confused with the Great Northern War), Polish, Austrian and Brandenburg troops ravaged the country and upon this followed the occupation by Denmark and Brandenburg 1675-1679 under the, whereby Denmark claimed Rügen and Brandenburg the rest of Pomerania.
www.bexley.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Swedish_Pomerania   (1718 words)

  
 Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Swedish nation has been transformed from a nation of emigration ending after World War I to a nation of immigration from World War II and on.
Of the refugees from the Yugoslav wars, 135,000 remain in Sweden (2001).
Swedish literature is also vibrant and active, Sweden ranking third in the list of countries with most Nobel Prize laureates in literature.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/s/sw/sweden.html   (2024 words)

  
 List of Swedish wars : Swedish Wars
This is a list of wars fought by Sweden between 1521 and 1814:
The Swedish War of Liberation[?] or ”Befrielsekriget” (1521-1523)
Gustav III's Russian War[?] or ”Gustav III:s ryska krig” (1788-1790)
www.fastload.org /sw/Swedish_Wars.html   (218 words)

  
 Sweden|Swedish Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Christianization in the 12th century led to the consolidation of a Swedish state centered at the water-ways of the northern Baltic and the Gulf of Finland.
Remaining outside of World War II military action, except for lucrative contracts with Germany [http://www.dhh-3.de/biblio/news/1997/0607/], gave the Swedes a great advantage when Europe was rebuilt after the war, ensuring them a particularly high standard of living for many decades and allowing the foundation of an extensive welfare state.
Swedish literature is also vibrant and active, Sweden ranking third in the list of countries with most Nobel Prize laureates in Nobel Prize in Literatureliterature.
www.echostatic.com /Sweden|Swedish.html   (2943 words)

  
 Great Northern War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Great Northern War was the war fought between a coalition of Russia, Denmark-Norway and Saxony-Poland (from 1715 also Prussia and Hanover) on one side and Sweden on the other side from 1700 to 1721.
The early part of the war consisted of a continual string of Swedish victories under Charles XII.
Denmark was defeated in the summer of 1700 in what was to be the first major battle of the war, and so badly beaten that she could not participate in the war for a number of years.
www.1-free-software.com /en/wikipedia/g/gr/great_northern_war.html   (682 words)

  
 Swedish Armed Forces - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Swedish Armed Forces, or Försvarsmakten, is a Government agency responsible for the peacetime operation of the armed forces of Sweden.
The primary long time task of the agency is to prepare for the defense of the country in the event of war, with the short-term task of training and deploying peace support forces abroad.
Swedish military ranks, essentially corresponds to those used by the armed forces of the English speaking world.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Military_of_Sweden   (913 words)

  
 Sweden Information - TextSheet.com
It is bordered by Norway on the west and Finland in the northeast; the rest of it borders waters, as the Baltic Sea and Kattegat.
Sweden remained a neutral country during World War I and World War II (with exception for the Winter War).
Swedish music is in many minds connected with ABBA, although more recently indie bands like Soundtrack of our lives and The Hives have started achieving international fame.
www.medbuster.com /encyclopedia/s/sw/sweden.html   (1630 words)

  
 Great Northern War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Not to be confused with the Northern Wars (1655–1661)
However, Sweden was unable to support and maintain her army when the war was prolonged and the costs of warfare could not be passed to occupied countries.
When the campaign started again in the spring of 1709, 1/3rd of his force had been lost, and he was badly defeated by Peter in the Battle of Poltava, fleeing to the Ottoman Empire and spending five years in exile.
www.sterlingheights.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Great_Northern_War   (855 words)

  
 List of Swedish monarchs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This is a list of Swedish monarchs, that is, the Kings and ruling Queens of Sweden with Regents and Viceroys of the Kalmar Union up until the present time.
There are lists of Swedish pagan monarchs with dates far older than these.
Because of this, lists of succession traditionally start with the first baptized Christian king of Sweden, Olof Skötkonung, and his father Erik Segersäll.
www.sevenhills.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/List_of_Swedish_monarchs   (824 words)

  
 List of Finnish wars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This is a list of wars fought by Finland between 1917 and 1945:
The Civil War (1918)\n#The Estonian Liberation War (1917-1920)\n#The Viena expedition (1918)\n#The Aunus expedition (1919)\n#The Winter War (1939-1940)\n#*Moscow Peace Treaty (1940)\n#The Continuation War (1941-1944)\n#*Interim Moscow Peace Treaty (1944)\n#*Paris Peace Treaty (1947)\n#The Lapland War (1944-1945)
\n*List of Finnish treaties\n*History of Finland\n*List of Swedish wars
encyclopedia.codeboy.net /wikipedia/l/li/list_of_finnish_wars.html   (86 words)

  
 WHKMLA : List of Wars of the Holy Roman Empire
The war between Sweden and Brandenburg (1675-1679) then forced a major contingent of Imperial forces to be withdrawn from the Rhine.
In 1759 Reich troops invaded Saxony and expelled the Prussian occupants.
The war was decided by the strange course Russian foreign policy took after the death of Czarina Ellisabeth in 1762; the peace treaty of 1763 confirmed the status quo ante.
www.zum.de /whkmla/military/germany/milxhrempire.html   (1499 words)

  
 Sweden - FreeEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Kingdom of Sweden (Konungariket Sverige in Swedish) is a country in Scandinavia, northern Europe.
Between 1850 and 1930 1,050,000 Swedes emigrated (re-migration excluded), chiefly to USA and to Denmark.
The largest immigrant groups are Sweden-Finns and peoples from the former Yugoslavia representing both work-force immigration and war refugees.
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Vietnam War often found refuge among the Swedes, who in international politics took a clear stand against imperialism both by the Soviet Union and the US.
Swedish 20th century culture is noted by pioneering works in the early days of cinema, with
Swedish literature is also vibrant and active, Sweden ranking third in the list of countries with most
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 Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Due to its relatively low population density, the Swedish landscape is known for its peace, large forests, and mountainous wilderness.
Conclusive archaeological evidence exists that the area now comprising Sweden was settled during the Stone Age, as the inland ice of the last ice age receded.
Parliamentarism was re-introduced in 1917 as King Gustaf V, after decades of struggle, accepted the right of the party with the most support in parliament to form the Cabinets.
www.yotor.com /wiki/en/sw/Sweden.htm   (2126 words)

  
 Learn more about List of wars in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
1808 - 1809 The Finnish War between Russia and Sweden wherein Sweden cedes Finland to Russia
1899 - 1902 Boer War in South Africa
1918 Finnish Civil War, fought between "the reds" (rebellious Socialists) and "the whites" (anti-Socialists) in the aftermath of the Russian Revolutions of 1917.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/list_of_wars.html   (787 words)

  
 Northern Wars
The Great Northern War (and the Russo-Turkish War, 1710-11, a part of the Great Northern War) was the war fought between a coalition of Russia, Denmark-Norway and Saxony-Poland (from 1715 also Prussia and Hanover) on one side and Sweden on the other side from 1700 to 1721.
Sweden lost all of her "overseas" holdings gained in the 17th century, and ceased to be one of the most powerful countries in the region.
Below is a listing of the Battles of the Great Northern War in chronological order.
www.geocities.com /ancasta1/northern_wars.htm   (1083 words)

  
 Sweden - Gurupedia
Swedish) is a Nordic country in Scandinavia, in Northern Europe.
Great Northern War Parliamentarism was introduced in 1719, followed by three different flavours of Constitutional Monarchy in
Swedish literature is also vibrant and active, Sweden ranking third in the list of countries with most Nobel Prize laureates in
www.gurupedia.com /s/sw/sweden.htm   (1902 words)

  
 List of Swedish wars - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Great Russian War or Stora ryska kriget (1554-1557)
The Great Northern War or Stora nordiska kriget (1700-1721)
The First War against Napoleon or Första kriget mot Napoleon (1805-1810)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Swedish_wars   (296 words)

  
 History of Belarus (Great Litva)
The Truce of Anrusovo was a long-lasting treaty that ended the Thirteen Years' War (1654-67) between Russia and Poland for the control of the Ukraine
By the end of Second Northern War the region of Prussia, Poland and GDL (Belarus and all Baltic states) was so demolished that for about 100 years culture and civilization was pretty much suspended here.
Belarusian Nazi during the World War II and their work for the Cold War based on "Belarus Secret" by John Loftus.
www.belarusguide.com /as/history/history.html   (2509 words)

  
 List of Swedish military commanders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of Swedish military commanders.
Several Swedish monarchs has also acted directly as military commanders.
This page was last modified 19:58, 26 September 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Swedish_military_commanders   (54 words)

  
 Sweden and Swedish History Profile Biography and Encylopedia Entry Arkansas Encyclopedia Essay
The Kingdom of Sweden (Konungariket Sverige in Swedish) is a Nordic country in Scandinavia, in Northern
Recent Swedish history has been peaceful, the last war being the Campaign against Norway
World War II (with exception for the Winter War).
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 Guild Wars Forums at RPG Stars - Swedish Chef   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A discussion on Guild Wars at RPG Stars- An open forum to discuss Guild Wars in a broader sense.
and yes, this was ALSO an excuse to point out the sillyness of playing guild wars in swedish chef mode.
Swedish Chef was one of the greatest language packs ever added to a game.
www.rpgstars.com /forums/showthread.php?t=876   (215 words)

  
 WHKMLA : List of Sweden's Wars
Uniforms of the Swedish Guard Infantry 1813-1814, by Robert Burnham, posted by Napoleon Series
1663-1664 Imperial War on the Ottoman Empire contingents from (Swedish) Pomerania and (Swedish) Bremen-Verden participating
1683-1699 Imperial War on the Ottoman Empire contingents from (Swedish) Pomerania and (Swedish) Bremen-Verden participating
www.zum.de /whkmla/military/scandinavia/milxsweden.html   (346 words)

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