Pages with category: Denmark
First Italian War of Independence
When news of Metternich’s flight reached...
The 1848 call for German unification had led...
Truce of Malmö
In Northern Europe, international pressure...
Humiliation of Olmütz
The Erfurt Union did not last long. In autumn...
Second French Empire
While the King of Prussia was backing down in...
Schleswig and Holstein were two largely German...
Second Schleswig War
The two most powerful German states were...
the Arctic 1882
First International Polar Year
By the 1870s polar exploration was becoming...
the Arctic 1909
Race to the North Pole
In 1909 American explorer Robert Peary claimed...
North America 1917
United States Enters the Great War
While the US was embroiled in Latin America,...
the Arctic 1917
Great War and the Arctic
In 1914 the Great War broke out in Europe....
the Arctic 1920
Far Eastern Republic
The Great War ended in November 1918 with an...
the Arctic 1932
Erik the Red's Land
In return for Denmark abandoning any claims on...
the Arctic 1939
Outbreak of World War II
While Norway and Denmark were disputing...
the Arctic 1940
Invasion of Denmark and Norway
Germany had agreed to a partition of Eastern...