1872 map of Denmark

1872 map of Denmark

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‘For some reason the island Ven (Hveen on the map, NE of Copenhagen) in the sound is colored as being a part of Denmark, even though it has been Swedish for 200 years at the time of the map. Mistake, or was there a movement to not accept the loss of the island?’–OldGriffin

River basins of Scandinavia and the Baltic states

River basins of Scandinavia and the Baltic states

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‘Out of Nordics, Sweden has the largest lake (Vänern; 5545km²) and Finland the second-largest (Saimaa, 4400km²). These are the largest and second-largest lakes in Europe (excluding Russia’s Ladoga; 18130km² and Onega 9700km²). Finland used to have half Ladoga before WW2. The Caspian Sea (371000km²) is in Asia and is the largest lake in the world … This guy lakes’