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  Netherlands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Netherlands (Dutch: Nederland; IPA pronunciation: /"ne:dərlɑnt/) is the European part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Dutch: Koninkrijk der Nederlanden), which is formed by the Netherlands, the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba.
The Netherlands is one of the most densely populated and geographically low-lying countries in the world (its name literally means "low countries" or "low lands") and is popularly known for its windmills, clogs (wooden shoes), dikes, tulips, bicycles and social tolerance.
The Netherlands has been a parliamentary democracy since 1848 and a constitutional monarchy since 1815; before that it had been a republic from 1581 to 1806 and a kingdom between 1806 and 1810 (it was part of France between 1810 and 1813).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Netherlands   (4563 words)

  
 Articles - Netherlands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Netherlands is one of the most densely populated and geographically low-lying countries in the world (its name literally means "low countries") and is popularly known for its windmills, clogs (wooden shoes), dikes, tulips, bicycles and social tolerance.
Also, the Netherlands has long been a nation of traders, dominated by a freethinking bourgeoisie and for international trade one has to be tolerant of an other person´s culture; at home, despite calvinism being till the 19th century the state religion, there was in practice much religious tolerance shown towards and jews.
The Netherlands is the 15th most densely populated country in the world, with 393 inhabitants per square km (or 482/km² if only the land area is counted, since 20% is water).
www.foreverc.com /articles/Netherlands   (3745 words)

  
 Netherlands, Map and Flag
The Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in 1815.
The Netherlands is a prosperous and open economy depending heavily on foreign trade.
The Netherlands, along with 11 of its EU partners, began circulating the euro currency on 1 January 2002.
www.greatestcities.com /Europe/Netherlands.html   (1377 words)

  
 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - Military of the Netherlands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The military of the Netherlands is composed of the Army, Air Force, and Navy, including the Naval Air Service and Marine Corps.
Military manpower - military age: 20 years of age (voluntary/professional)
kamouflage.net > Europe > Netherlands (Kingdom of the Netherlands) > index
fact-archive.com /encyclopedia/Military_of_the_Netherlands   (94 words)

  
 The World Factbook 2004 -- Netherlands Antilles
The island of Saint Martin is shared with France; its southern portion is named Sint Maarten and is part of the Netherlands Antilles; its northern portion is called Saint-Martin and is part of Guadeloupe.
29 December 1954, Statute of the Realm of the Netherlands, as amended
defense is the responsibility of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
www.brainyatlas.com /geos/nt.html   (969 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Military of the Netherlands Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Military branches: Royal Netherlands Army, Royal Netherlands Navy, Royal Netherlands Air Force, Royal Constabulary Military manpower - military age: 20 years of age Military manpower - availability: m...
Military branches: Royal Netherlands Army, Royal Netherlands Navy (includes Naval Air Service and Marine Corps), Royal Netherlands Air Force, Royal Constabulary
Military expenditures - dollar figure: US$66.956 billion (FY98)
www.ipedia.com /military_of_the_netherlands.html   (103 words)

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