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'''Denmark''' is a Scandinavian country located on a penninsula protruding from the north of [[Germany]].
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'''Denmark''' is a [[Scandinavia]]n country located on a penninsula protruding from the north of [[Germany]].
   
The Danes were a [[Viking]] people, and their influence was felt throughout Scandinavia and [[England]]. Denmark was eventually united by [[Harald Bltand]] in the late [[10th century]]. The [[11th century]] saw significant successes in England, with four Danish kings ruling from 1014 to 1042, including [[Canute the Great]]. After the collapse of the combined Danish-English monarchy, however, Denmark had to shift its attention to securing its own borders rather than expansion.
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The Danes were a [[Viking]] people, and their influence was felt throughout Scandinavia and [[England]]. Denmark was eventually united by [[Harald Bltand]] in the late [[10th century]]. The [[11th century]] saw significant successes in England, with four Danish [[king]]s ruling from 1014 to 1042, including [[Canute the Great]]. After the collapse of the combined Danish-English monarchy, however, Denmark had to shift its attention to securing its own borders rather than expansion.
   
The [[14th century]] saw union of the monarchy with [[Norway]] and [[Sweden]], however this was not long live and the Union Wars began with Sweden in 1451.
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The [[14th century]] saw union of the monarchy with [[Norway]] and [[Sweden]], however this was not long lived and the [[Union Wars]] began with Sweden in 1451.
   
 
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