• M. Epstein
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Haakon VII, born August 3, 1872; the second son, Carl, of Frederik VIII, King of Denmark, elected King of Norway by the Storting, November 18, 1905; accepted the crown through his grandfather, the late King Christian of Denmark, November 18, 1905; landed in Norway November 25, 1905; married, July 22, 1896, to Princess Maud, born November 26, 1869, the third daughter of the late Edward VII, King of Great Britain and Ireland.


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Books of Reference

Books of Reference concerning Norway: 1. OFFICIAL PUBLICATIONS.

  1. Statistisk Aarbok for Norge. (Statistical Annual of Norway.)Google Scholar
  2. Publications of the State Departments.Google Scholar
  3. Norges Statskalender for Aaret 1937. Efter offentlig Foranstaltning redigert av C. Lampe. Oslo, 1937.Google Scholar
  4. Kongeriket Norges civile, geistlige, rettslige og militaere inndeling. Utgitt av det Statistiske Centralbyrà. Oslo, 1937.Google Scholar
  5. Statistiske Meddelelser. Utgitt av det Statistiske Centralbyrå. Oslo, 1882-1937.Google Scholar
  6. Norges Bank. Monthly report of the economic conditions in Norway.Google Scholar
  7. Norges Land og Folk. 1. Smaalenenes Amt. II. Akershus Amt. III. Kristiania. IV. Hedemarkens Amt. V. Kristians Amt. VI. Buskeruds Amt. VII. Jarlsberg og Larviks Amt. VIII. Bratsberg Amt. IX. Nedenes Amt. X. Lister og Mandai Amt. XI. Stavanger Amt. XII. Söndre Bergenhus Amt. XIII. Bergens by. XIV. Nordre Bergenhus Amt, XV. Romsdals Amt. XVI. Söndre Trondhjems Amt. XVII. Nordre Trondhjems Amt. XVIII. Nordlands Amt. XIX. Tromsö Amt. XX. Finmarkens Amt. Kristiania, 1885-1916.Google Scholar
  8. Reports on Norway, Foreign Office Reports, Annual Series. London.Google Scholar
  9. Unionens Oplösning, 1905. Officielle Aktstykker. By J. V. Heiberg. Kristiania, 1906Google Scholar
  10. The Northern Countries in World Economy. (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden.) Delegations for the Promotion of Economic Co-operation between the Northern Countries. Helsmgfors, 1937,Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications.

  1. Baedeker’s Norwegen, Dänemark, Island, Spitzbergen. 14th ed. Leipzig, 1931.Google Scholar
  2. Bain (R. N.), Scandinavia. A Political History of Denmark, Norway and Sweden 1515-1900). Cambridge, 1905.Google Scholar
  3. Beckett (S. J.), Norway and Its Treasures. London, 1914.Google Scholar
  4. — The Fjords and Folk of Norway. London, 1928.—A Wayfarer in Norway. London, 1935.Google Scholar
  5. Boyesen (H. H.), Norway. [In ‘Story of the Nations.’] London, 1900.Google Scholar
  6. Braekstad (H. L.), The Constitution of the Kingdom of Norway, London, 1905.Google Scholar
  7. Drachman (Povl). The Industrial Development and Commercial Policies of the three Scandinavian Countries. Oxford, 1915.Google Scholar
  8. Eriksen (Sigurd), Norge, Schären, Fjorde und Sonne. Hamburg, 1930.Google Scholar
  9. Fischer (K.), Ed., Norway to-day. Oslo, 1937.Google Scholar
  10. Franck (H. A.), A Scandinavian Summer. London, 1930.Google Scholar
  11. Gjerset (Knut), History of the Norwegian People. London and New York, 1932.Google Scholar
  12. Hammer (S, C.), Oslo—things seen in Norway. London, 1926.Google Scholar
  13. — Norway. London, 1929.Google Scholar
  14. Hardy (G. Gathorne), Norway (The Modern World Series). London, 1925.Google Scholar
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  16. Larson (L. M.), The Earliest Norwegian Laws. London, 1935Google Scholar
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  18. angstrom (Fredk.), This is Norway. London, 1933.Google Scholar
  19. Meyen, (Fritz), Norwegen. Berlin, 1934.Google Scholar
  20. Mohr (A.), Allermanns Gast iu Norwegen. Leipzig, 1931.Google Scholar
  21. Murray’s Handbook for Norway. 9th ed, London, 1904.Google Scholar
  22. Norske Folks Liv og Historie. 10 vols. 1829-1933.Google Scholar
  23. Norway Year Book, The. Kildal (Arne). Oslo, 1931.Google Scholar
  24. Reusch (Hans), Norges Geografi. I. Naturen og Folket. Christiania, 1915.Google Scholar
  25. Sars (J. E. W.), Udsigt over den norske Historie. 4 vols. Christiania, 1905.Google Scholar
  26. — Norges Historie. Christiania, 1899.Google Scholar
  27. Schefer (Chr.), Les Etats Scandinaves de 1815 à 1847; de 1848 à 1870; de 1870 à nos ours. Vols. X., XI., and XII. of Histoire Générale. Paris, 1898-99Google Scholar
  28. Steffens (H. K.), Den norske Centraladministrations historie, 1814-1914. Kristiania, 1914.Google Scholar
  29. Vidnes (J.), La Norvège. Oslo, 1934.Google Scholar

3. Spitsbergen.

  1. Conway (Sir Martin), No Man’s Land: A History of Spitsbergen. Cambi idge, 1906.Google Scholar
  2. Frazer (R. A.), and Relf (E. R.), ‘Central Spitsbergen and North-East Land’ in the Geographical Journal for September, 1924.Google Scholar
  3. Glen (A. R.), Young Men in the Arctic. London, 1935.Google Scholar
  4. Gordon (Seton), Amid Snowy Wastes. London, 1922.Google Scholar
  5. Holtedahl (Olaf), Notes on the Geology of North-western Spitsbergen, Oslo, 1926.Google Scholar
  6. Isaehsen (G), Expeditien Isachsen au Spitsberg (with maps). Christiana, 1916.Google Scholar
  7. Nansen (Fridtjof), En ferd til Spitsbergen. Kristiania, 1920.Google Scholar
  8. — Spitsbergen. Leipzig, 1921.Google Scholar
  9. Rudmose Brown (R. M.), Spitsbergen. An Acconnt of Exploration, Hunting, the Mineral Riches and Future Potentialities of an Arctic Archipelago. London, 1920.Google Scholar
  10. Wieder (F. G.), The Dutch Discovery and Mappery of Spitsbergen. Amsterdam, 1919.Google Scholar
  11. Wordie (J. M.), ‘Present-day Conditions in Spitsbergen,’ in Geographical Journal, July, 1921.Google Scholar

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