Download PDF by Norman Berdichevsky: An Introduction to Danish Culture

By Norman Berdichevsky

ISBN-10: 0786464011

ISBN-13: 9780786464012

Denmark, the southernmost Nordic kingdom, is still little-known to many voters of the area. Too usually conflated with its Scandinavian pals to the north, it's a land of often flat terrain, with an inviting temperate weather. The land of the Danes has a lot to provide viewers, and this advisor to Danish society, tradition, and historical past deals an within glance, with information on Denmark’s colossal contributions to technology, engineering, exploration, seafaring, literature, philosophy, song, structure, and lots of different fields. short photos depict such Danes as “Clown Prince” Victor Borge, Hans Christian Andersen, Kierkegaard, and Out of Africa writer Karen Blixen. all through, there's a concentration upon Denmark’s human rights list, democratic associations, and humanistic traditions. through studying Danish tradition, this paintings fosters a better realizing of Denmark, its humans, and their approach of life.

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