Danish-Prussian Wars 1848-50 and 1864
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The forts and fortresses from the
period prior to WWI.
The first and second Danish-Prussian
war in 1848 and 1864.
fortresses from the cold war.
The two Danish-Prussian
wars has been a
important part of Danish history and our
self-conception for the last 150
years. At the same time it was an important
part of European history as it
was the first
part of Bismarcks plan for a united German empire.
The memory of 1864 have had significant
importance for Danish foreigh politics
prior to and during WW I.
See about this on the Web Site about
the Fortifications of Copenhagen 1880-1920