Scandinavia: A History

Scandinavia: A History

by Ewan Butler
     
 
Here is the dramatic story of Scandinavia – from its earliest Germanic origins and Viking sea raids to its battles for independence and its involvement in World War II. Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, writes award-winning historian Ewan Butler writes, struggled through unions and separations, with both outsiders and each other, developing their own personalities

Overview

Here is the dramatic story of Scandinavia – from its earliest Germanic origins and Viking sea raids to its battles for independence and its involvement in World War II. Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, writes award-winning historian Ewan Butler writes, struggled through unions and separations, with both outsiders and each other, developing their own personalities and languages yet retaining their ancient connections.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940157865092
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
04/12/2016
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
12,163
File size:
3 MB

Meet the Author

Historian Ewan Butler is the author of Scandinavia: A History; Marshal Without Glory, a biography of Hermann Göring; The Cecils; Amateur Agent, a memoir of war experiences; and numerous other histories, novels, and articles. During World War II, Butler worked clandestinely with Danish and Norwegian resistance movements and was the first British officer to enter Copenhagen before the German capitulation.

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