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Norway – revival remembered


November 2005
Articles > Historical

Norway – revival remembered

‘Independence Day for Norway!’ So I imagine the newspaper headlines exulted throughout the land when, on 7 June 1905, the Norwegian Parliament declared the union with Sweden dissolved. This year celebrates the centenary of that event. Being a third-generation Norwegian I ask myself, ‘But how are things in the mother-country today?’ Like much of…

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