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Haakon VII of Norway founder of a new monarchy by Tim Greve

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Published by Hurst in London .
Written in English


  • Haakon -- VII, -- King of Norway.,
  • Norway -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementTim Greve ; translated from the Norwegian and edited by Thomas Kingston Derry.
LC ClassificationsDL530
The Physical Object
Paginationx,212p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22170905M
ISBN 100905838661

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The career of King Haakon VII of Norway ( – ) was an extraordinary one. He was born Prince Carl, the second son of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, and in his early thirties was a professional naval officer with no special : Tim Greve. Haakon VII, original name Christian Frederik Carl Georg Valdemar Axel, (born Aug. 3, , Charlottenlund, Den.—died Sept. 21, , Oslo, Nor.), first king of Norway following the restoration of that country’s full independence in The second son of the future king Frederick VIII of Denmark, he was originally called Prince Charles (Carl) of Denmark. Haakon, King of Norway by Maurice Michael Kjære landsmenn!: kongenes taler by Haakon (Book) 2 Haakon VII, King of Norway. Haakon VII, konge av Norge, Haakon VII. Norwegen, König Håkon 7 konge av Norge Haakon was the younger surviving son of Magnus the Lawmender, King of Norway, and his wife Ingeborg of h his mother, he was a descendant of Eric IV, king of , his elder brother, Eirik, was named junior king under the reign of their father, King the same time, Haakon was given the title "Duke of Norway", and from his father's death in , ruled a large Father: Magnus VI of Norway.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paneth, Philip. Haakon VII. London, Alliance Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person.   Haakon VII of Norway. Haakon VII, born Christian Frederik Carl Georg Valdemar Axel, known as Prince Carl of Denmark until , was a Danish prince who became the first king of Norway after the dissolution of the union with Sweden. He reigned from November until his death in September Continue reading: Wikipedia Links: Wikipedia: English, NorskChildren: Olav V, king of Norway. King Haakon VII () King Haakon was born at Charlottenlund Palace near Copenhagen on 3 August He was the second son of the Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Denmark, later King Frederik VIII and Queen Louise.   King Haakon inspects Norwegian sailors currently in training with the Royal Navy. You can license this story through AP Archive:

Haakon VII was the King of Norway from until his death in Originally a Danish prince, he was born in Copenhagen as the son of the future Frederick VIII of Denmark and Louise of Carl was educated at the Royal Danish Naval Academy and served in the Royal Danish Navy.. The World Wars. Haakon VII reigned during two world refusal to submit when a German-pressured. (HAAKON VII of Norway. Duke of Fife, ), their daughters Lady Alexandra Duff () and Lady Maud Duff (), Princess Alice of Battenberg (), and her husband Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (), with mild foxing - in fine to very fine Rating: % positive.   Haakon VII, King of Norway, , Norway -- History -- , Kings and rulers, Norway, Norway -- Kings and rulers -- Biography Publisher New York: Hippocrene Books Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages: By April 25 th, German intelligence was aware of Haakon’s presence in Molde, and began an unrelenting bombing campaign targeting the city. As Tim Greve, the King’s biographer, notes in Haakon VII of Norway: “Undoubtedly the object was to kill the King, the Crown Prince and as many of the [government] ministers as possible.” [Incidentally, Tim Greve was Odd Nansen’s son-in-law, and.