• S. H. Steinberg
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Haakon VII, born 3 August, 1872; second son of Frederik VIII, King of Denmark, elected King of Norway by the Storting, 18 November, 1905; accepted the crown, 18 November, 1905; landed in Norway, 25 November, 1905; married, 22 July, 1896, to Princess Maud, born 26 November, 1869 (died 20 November, 1938), 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. Statistisk–Økonomisk oversikt. (Statistical and economic survey.)Google Scholar
  3. Norges Statskalender. Annual. Oslo.Google Scholar
  4. Kongeriket Norges civile, geistlige, rettslige og militaere inndeling. Utgitt av det Statistiske Sentralbyra. Oslo, 1941.Google Scholar
  5. Statistiske Meddelelser. Utgitt av det Statistiske Sentralbyrâ. Oslo, 1882–1939.Google Scholar
  6. Norges Land og Folk. I. 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 Ant. X. Lister og Mandai Amt. XI. Stavakger Amt. XII. Söndre Bergenhus Amt. XIII. Borgens by. XIV. NordreGoogle Scholar
  7. Bergenhus Amt. XV. Romsdals Amt. XVI. Söndre Trondhjems Amt. XVII. Nordre Trondhjems Amt. XVIII. Nordlands Amt. XIX. Tromsö Amt. XX. Finmarkens Amt. Kristiania, 3885–1916.Google Scholar
  8. Reports on Norway, Foreign Office Reports, Annual Series. London.Google Scholar
  9. The Northern Countries in World Economy. (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden.) Delegations for the Promotion of Economic Co-operation between the Northern Countries. Oslo, 1937.Google Scholar
  10. Norway. A Handbook. Compiled by the Royal Norwegian Government. London, 1944.Google Scholar
  11. All for Norway. An illustrated book about Norway, containing articles issued on the occasion of King Haakon’s 70th birthday. London, 1942.Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications

  1. Norway. National Travel Association of Norway. Oslo, 1946.Google Scholar
  2. Norwegian Church Struggle. London, 1943.Google Scholar
  3. Norway Tear Book, The. Oslo, 1938.Google Scholar
  4. Baedeker’s Norwegen, Dänemark, Island, Spitzbergen. 14th edition. Leipzig, 1931.Google Scholar
  5. Beckett (S. J.), Norway and its Treasures. London, 1914.Google Scholar
  6. — The Fjords and Folk of Norway. London, 1928.Google Scholar
  7. — A Wayfarer in Norway. London, 1935.Google Scholar
  8. Braekstad (II. L,), The Constitution of the Kingdom of Norway. London, 1905,Google Scholar
  9. Christensen (S.), Norway is My Country. London, 1943.Google Scholar
  10. Cook (T.), Guide to Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland. 17th edition. London, 1939.Google Scholar
  11. Eriksen (Sigurd), Norge, Schären, Fjorde und Sonne. Hamburg, 1930.Google Scholar
  12. Grimley (O. B.), The New Norway. Oslo, 1939.Google Scholar
  13. Hambro (C. J.), I saw it happen in Norway. London, 1940.Google Scholar
  14. Hardy (G. Gathorne), Norway. (‘Modem World’ Series.) London, 1925.Google Scholar
  15. Harriman (Mrs.), Mission to the North. New York, 1941.Google Scholar
  16. Harris (G. R.), Progressive Norway. Washington, 1939.Google Scholar
  17. Hauge (E.), Odds Against Norway. London, 1941.Google Scholar
  18. Keilhan (W.), Norway in World History. (‘Cross Road’ Series.) London, 1944.Google Scholar
  19. Lehmkuhl (H. K.), The Invasion of Norway. London, 1940.Google Scholar
  20. — Hitler Attacks Norway. London, 1943.Google Scholar
  21. Lorentzen (O.), Norway, Norwegian Shipping and the War. London, 1942.Google Scholar
  22. Lyle (A.), Die Industrialisierung Norwegens. Jena, 1939.Google Scholar
  23. Reusch (Hans), Norges Geografi. I. Naturen og Foikct. Oslo, 1927.Google Scholar
  24. Rothery (Agnes), Norway : Changing and Changeless. London, 1939.Google Scholar
  25. Schnitters (Ernst), This Norway. London, 1944.Google Scholar
  26. Seaton (G. W.), What to See and Do In Scandinavia. New York, 1939.Google Scholar
  27. Slingsby (W. C.), Norway : The Northern Playground. Oxford, 1940.Google Scholar
  28. Steffens (H. K.), Den norske Centraladministrations histoire, 1814–1914. Kristiania, 1914.Google Scholar
  29. Vidnes (J.), La Norvège. Oslo, 1934.Google Scholar
  30. Warhey (W. N.), Look to Norway. London, 1946.Google Scholar
  31. Werenskiold (W.) (editor), Norge vårt land. Oslo, 1936.Google Scholar
  32. Worm-Müller (J. S.), Norway revolts against the Nazis. London, 1941.Google Scholar

3. Spitsbergen

  1. Oxford University Expedition to Spitsbergen. 3 vols. 1921–24.Google Scholar
  2. Spitsbergen Papers. 2 vols. London, 1925–29.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. Nansen (Fridtjof), En ferd til Spitsbergen. Kristiania, 1920.Google Scholar
  7. — Spitsbergen. Leipzig, 1921. Rudmorse Brown (R. M.), Spitsbergen : An Account of Exploration, Hunting, the Mineral Riches and Future Potentialities of an Arctic Archipelago. London, 1920. Staël von Holstein (L. F. W.), Norway in the Arctic. London, 1932.Google Scholar
  8. Stefansson (V.), Arctic Manual. New York, 1944.Google Scholar

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