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  Denmark
Denmark lies between 54° and 58° of latitude north and 8° and 15° of longitude east.
Denmark is bordered on the west by the North Sea and on the east by the Baltic Sea.
Denmark was probably inhabited as far back as the last interglacial period some 120,000 years ago, and possibly also in the warmer phases during the last ice age.
www.stemnet.nf.ca /CITE/denmark.htm   (1332 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: List of islands
This is a list of islands of Norway.
This is a list of islands of Poland.
This is a list of islands of Portugal.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-islands   (1497 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: List of islands of Denmark
Anholt is a Danish island in the Kattegat.
Endelave is a Danish island in the Kattegat.
Amager is a Danish island in the Øresund.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-islands-of-Denmark   (1025 words)

  
 Station Information - List of islands
List of islands of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean
List of islands of Indonesia, Islands of Indonesia
List of islands of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
www.stationinformation.com /encyclopedia/l/li/list_of_islands.html   (65 words)

  
 Faroe Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Denmark retained possession of the Faroe Islands at the Treaty of Kiel in 1814.
Moreover, a protocol to the treaty of accession of Denmark to the European Communities stipulates that Danish nationals residing in the Faroe Islands are not to be considered as Danish nationals within the meaning of the treaties.
The Faroe Islands are an island group consisting of 18 islands, off the coast of Northern Europe, between the Norwegian Sea and the north Atlantic Ocean, about one-half of the way from Iceland to Norway.
www.southhouston.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Faroe_Islands   (1358 words)

  
 List of islands of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is an incomplete list of islands of Denmark.
Islands of the waters south of Funen (Danish: Fyn)
Islands of the Øresund (Note: the Øresund island of Hven belongs to Sweden)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_islands_of_Denmark   (168 words)

  
 List of islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of islands in the East China Sea
List of islands in the Sea of Crete
List of islands in the Sea of Marmara
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_islands   (141 words)

  
 Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
For Denmark excluding the Faroe Islands and Greenland.
Denmark managed to avoid territorial concessions, but Gustavus Adolphus' intervention in Germany was seen as a sign that the military power of Sweden was rising and the power of Denmark falling.
Denmark is a net exporter of food and energy and has a comfortable balance of payments surplus and zero net foreign debt.
www.tocatch.info /en/Denmark.htm   (5576 words)

  
 Denmark
Denmark remained neutral during World War I. Despite its declaration of neutrality at the beginning of World War II, it was invaded by the Germans in 1940 and occupied until liberated by the Allied forces in May 1945.
Denmark became a charter member of the United Nations and was one of the original signers of the North Atlantic Treaty.
Denmark emerged from two referenda (June 2, 1992, and May 18, 1993) on the Maastricht Treaty on the European Union with four exemptions (or "opt-outs"): common defense, common currency, EU citizenship, and certain aspects of legal cooperation, including law enforcement.
www.infoplease.com /country/profiles/denmark.html   (4317 words)

  
 North Sea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The North Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, located between Norway and Denmark in the east, the United Kingdom in the west, and Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France in the south.
An offshoot of the North Sea is the Skagerrak, between Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, which connects to the Baltic Sea through the Kattegat, Öresund, the Great Belt and the Little Belt.
In the south, the North Sea connects with the rest of the Atlantic through the Strait of Dover into the English Channel and in the north through the Norwegian Sea.
www.hartselle.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/North_Sea   (377 words)

  
 List of islands in the Baltic Sea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of islands in the Baltic Sea.
The Åland Islands (belonging to Finland) lie at the entrance to the Gulf of Bothnia marking the northern border of the Baltic Sea proper.
The largest Danish islands Zealand (7,000km² 2,200,000 people) and Funen (2,984km² 400,000 people) lie between the Baltic Sea and the Kattegat.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_islands_in_the_Baltic_Sea   (109 words)

  
 Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Denmark is north of Germany, southwest of Sweden and south of Norway.
In 1849 Denmark became a constitutional monarchy with the adoption of a new constitution.
The island of Bornholm is located somewhat east of the rest of the country, in the Baltic Sea.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/D/Denmark.htm   (1509 words)

  
 Denmark (08/05)
Denmark remained neutral during World War I. Despite its declaration of neutrality at the beginning of World War II, it was invaded by the Germans in 1940 and occupied until liberated by the Allied forces in May 1945.
Denmark became a charter member of the United Nations and was one of the original signers of the North Atlantic Treaty.
Denmark emerged from two referenda (June 2, 1992, and May 18, 1993) on the Maastricht Treaty on the European Union with four exemptions (or "opt-outs"): common defense, common currency, EU citizenship, and certain aspects of legal cooperation, including law enforcement.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3167.htm   (5241 words)

  
 Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Denmark is situated in Northern Europe between the North Sea and the Baltic, and is the only Scandinavian country connected to the European mainland.
Most people work until they are well into their sixties and Denmark is characterised by having a very little gap between those who are rich and those who are poor, placing most Danes in a large and thriving middle and upper-middle class.
Denmark has both a Queen and a Prime Minister, and is a constitutional monarchy and a modern democracy.
www.visiteurope.com /Denmark   (378 words)

  
 Election Resources on the Internet: Elections to the Danish Folketing
The Parliament of the Kingdom of Denmark consists of a single chamber, the Folketing, composed of 179 members directly elected by universal adult suffrage for a maximum term of four years.
Folketing seats from metropolitan Denmark are apportioned on a nationwide basis among political parties, according to the largest remainder method of PR.
The district mandates won by a party at the multi-member constituency level are then subtracted from the total number of seats allocated to that party, and the remaining mandates are filled from forty supplementary or compensatory seats distributed among the three electoral regions.
electionresources.org /dk   (899 words)

  
 GlobaLex - Researching Danish Law
The Kingdom of Denmark comprises of the territories of Denmark, the Faroe Islands, and Greenland.
Denmark is located East of England and north of Germany.
The population of Denmark is 5.5 million; the population of Greenland is 55.000 and that of the Faroe Islands 48.000.
www.nyulawglobal.org /globalex/Denmark.htm   (3459 words)

  
 Danish history (the s.c.nordic FAQ)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Scania, Jutland and the islands in-between had been ruled by the same king now and then, for instance under King Godfred in the early 800s, but first with the Christianization of kings and magnates the kingdom of Denmark seems to have become a stabile entity.
Denmark adopts the "November Constitution" which aims to unite Slesvig (but not Holstein) with the Danish Kingdom and therefore is a violation of the peace treaty of 1851 in which Denmark had promised not to separate the two duchies.
Denmark is probably the only country in the world that can produce an uninterrupted list of monarchs for more than thousand years.
www.lysator.liu.se /nordic/scn/faq33.html   (3509 words)

  
 MD Travel Health - Denmark - vaccinations, mad cow disease, and other health advice
A measles outbreak was reported from the Scandinavian region of Øresund in January 2006, resulting in 18 cases as of late March (nine in Denmark and nine in Sweden).
Legionnaires' disease is reported more frequently from Denmark than from other European countries, but this may be due to increased awareness of the disease among physicians in Denmark, resulting in more frequent diagnoses, rather than increased prevalence compared to other countries.
For an ambulance in Denmark and the Faeroe Islands, dial 112.
www.mdtravelhealth.com /destinations/europe/denmark.html   (1929 words)

  
 The Annotated Ramsar List: Denmark (and Greenland)
A narrow strait of shallow, coastal water, islands, peninsulas, coves, lagoons, saltmarshes, reedbeds and farmland.
Shallow sea and fjord areas of reefs, sand-banks, islands, and saltmarshes, with farmland on inhabited islands.
The island of Agersø; has a population of the endangered amphibian Bombina bombina, and the whole site is internationally important for wintering, staging and molting numerous species of waterbirds, including four above the 1% threshold.
www.ramsar.org /profile/profiles_denmark.htm   (3580 words)

  
 Limfjord - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Limfjord (in Danish: Limfjorden) is a shallow sound in Denmark that separates the island of Vendsyssel-Thy from the rest of Jutland Peninsula.
It is approximately 180 kilometres long and of an irregular shape with several bays, narrowings, and islands, most notably Mors.
Its main port is Aalborg (the preferred official spelling has been Ålborg since the Danish spelling reform of 1948), where a railway and a road bridge are built across Limfjorden to Nørresundby, while motorway E45 passes it through a tunnel to the east.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Limfjord   (292 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - Denmark / Danmark
The list is for the scandinavian countries so please note that the language for this list is Norwegian, Danish and Swedish.
Census of the county of Aarhus, Denmark, 1787, 1801, 1834, 1845.
List of all parishes in Denmark with former district and county designations, military jurisdictions, date of church records, and links to various parish databases on the Internet.
www.cyndislist.com /denmark.htm   (2204 words)

  
 funen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Funen (Danish: Fyn) is the second biggest island of Denmark.
The main city is Odense, connected to the sea by an artificial canal.
A low bridge from Funen to a small island Sprogø in the middle of the Great Belt (Danish: Storebælt) and a long suspension bridge (the second longest in the world at the opening) the rest of the way to Zealand.
www.yourencyclopedia.net /Funen.html   (212 words)

  
 Denmark travel guide - Wikitravel
Part of it, Jutland, lies on a peninsula north of Germany while a number of islands, including two major ones, Zealand and Funen, are spread across the Baltic Sea between Jutland and Sweden.
Denmark's national language is Danish, a member of the Germanic branch of the group of Indo-European languages, and within that family, part of the North Germanic, East Norse group.
This is a list of embassies and consular posts in Denmark, as of February 2005.
wikitravel.org /en/Denmark   (3585 words)

  
 Consulate General of Denmark in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
"My children are in Denmark, and I live in Haiti" is Leth's simple way of introducing himself, but as he goes on to discuss his art, his life, and his motivation as well as his demons, the film creates a compelling portrait of a complex contemporary artist and personality.
Especially poignant is the documentary material from the Trobriand Islands miming the famous photographs by anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski, who was seeking documentation of the nature of love.
Leth and his crew have witnessed dramatic events over a five-year period in a country where death and horror are part of everyday life and voodoo plays an important part in politics, but the film captures indelible moments of sensuality and beauty as well.
www.denmark.org /mermaid/mermaid_Sep02e.html   (885 words)

  
 Denmark and The American-Scandinavian Foundation
Denmark has been an active and integral part of The American-Scandinavian Foundation since the organization was established in 1910.
The ASF's sister organization in Denmark is The Denmark-America Foundation (Danmark-Amerika Fondet).
Denmark, October 1943: The Rescue of the Jews from Annihilation, an exhibition commemorating the 60th anniversary of this historic event and accompanying lectures
www.amscan.org /denmark.html   (666 words)

  
 Faroe Islands: History, Geography, Government, and Culture — Infoplease.com
This group of 18 islands, of which 17 are inhabited, is located in the North Atlantic about 200 mi (322 km) northwest of the Shetland Islands.
Denmark: History, Geography, Government, and Culture - Information on Denmark — geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, as well as a map and the national flag.
Belonging to the Faroe Islands; a native of the islands.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0198162.html   (285 words)

  
 birding facts Birding Resources by the Fat Birder
It is the oldest and best-equipped bird observatory in Denmark.
Half of this collection is from Denmark and the North Atlantic Dependencies, obtained mainly by Finn Salomonsen.
Denmark with its 483 islands and a total shoreline of 4,625 miles has the great advantage that most of it is easily accessible.
www.fatbirder.com /links_geo/europe/denmark.html   (1306 words)

  
 Kingdom of Hawaii Treaty with Denmark - 1846
The protection of the King of the Hawaiian Islands shall he extended to all Danish vessels, their officers and crews, within the harbors and roads of his dominions.
In the case of Danish sailors wishing to remain on the islands, permission shall be previously obtained of the Government by the Danish Consul.
ARTICLE X. The subjects of His Majesty, the King of the Hawaiian Islands, shall, in their commercial relations, or relations of any other nature, with Denmark and her possessions, be treated on the footing of the most favored nation.
www.hawaii-nation.org /treaty-denmark.html   (586 words)

  
 Denmark (Danish) Flag
We stock the Denmark flag in 4x6 inch, 12x18 inch, 2ft x 3ft, 3ft x 5ft and 4ft x 6ft sizes in nylon and 3ft x 5ft in Superknit polyester.
Denmark stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
Denmark stick flag 12 x 18 inch, mounted on a 24 inch wooden stick.
www.united-states-flag.com /world-denmark.html   (431 words)

  
 Part I
The Civil List of the King shall be granted for the duration of his reign by Statute.
Civil servants appointed by the King shall only be transferred without their consent if they do not suffer any loss in the income accruing from their posts or offices, and if they have been offered the choice of such transfer or retirement on pension under the general rules and regulations.
With reference to the Faeroe Islands and Greenland the age qualification for local government electors and congregational council electors shall be such as may be provided for by Statute or fixed in accordance with Statute.
www.cmseducation.org /wconsts/denmark.html   (5371 words)

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