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The 16th century brought the Lutheran Reformation to Denmark and a new period in the nation's literature. Major authors of the time include the humanist Christiern Pedersen, who translated the New Testament into Danish, and Poul Helgesen who vigorously opposed the Reformation. The 16th century also saw Denmark's earliest plays, including the works of Hieronymus Justesen Ranch. The 17th century was an era of renewed interest in Scandinavian antiquities with scholars like Ole Worm at the forefront. Though religious dogmatism was on the rise the passionate hymns of Thomas Kingo transcended the ge ...more

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The Little Book of Lykke: The Danish Search for the World's Happiest People
The Hanging Girl (Department Q, #6)
The Scarred Woman (Department Q, #7)
The Danish Way of Parenting: What the Happiest People in the World Know About Raising Confident, Capable Kids
The Killing Forest (Louise Rick, #8)
The Lost Woman (Louise Rick #9)
Harpiks
Ilkas arv (Ilka, #2)
Båven om Gud
Ternet Ninja
Papmachéreglen - og andre glimrende leveregler fra livets lovsamling
Zenobia
Offer 2117 (Afdeling Q, #8)
Tit er jeg glad
The Complete Fairy Tales
Smilla's Sense of Snow
The Shamer's Daughter (The Shamer Chronicles, #1)
Out of Africa
The Keeper of Lost Causes (Department Q, #1)
Fear and Trembling
Nothing
Kongens fald
The Snow Queen
The Shamer's Signet (The Shamer Chronicles, #2)
Det forsømte forår
The Serpent Gift (The Shamer Chronicles, #3)
We, the Drowned
Seven Gothic Tales
The Ugly Duckling
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeWuthering Heights by Emily BrontëJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
Book Mentioned Books
123 books — 21 voters
Den lille havfrue by Hans Christian AndersenKongens fald by Johannes V. JensenVed Vejen by Herman BangPræsten i Vejlby by Steen Steensen BlicherEnten-eller by Søren Kierkegaard
Den Danske kulturkanon
11 books — 8 voters

The Shamer's Daughter by Lene KaaberbølErik Menneskesøn by Lars-Henrik OlsenThe Exception by Christian JungersenThe Serpent Gift by Lene KaaberbølThe Shamer's Signet by Lene Kaaberbøl
Best Danish Books
234 books — 41 voters
Miss Smilla's Feeling For Snow by Peter HøegThe Complete Fairy Tales by Hans Christian AndersenHamlet by William ShakespeareVi, de druknede by Carsten JensenThe Astrologer by Scott G.F. Bailey
Books set in Denmark
35 books — 23 voters


The idea of a sandwich as a snack goes back to Roman times. Scandinavians perfected the technique with the Danish open-faced sandwich, or smorroebrod, consisting of thinly sliced, buttered bread and many delectable toppings.
DeeDee Stovel, Picnic: 125 Recipes with 29 Seasonal Menus

Louis Pasteur
In that memorable year, 1822: Oersted, a Danish physicist, held in his hands a piece of copper wire, joined by its extremities to the two poles of a Volta pile. On his table was a magnetized needle on its pivot, and he suddenly saw (by chance you will say, but chance only favours the mind which is prepared) the needle move and take up a position quite different from the one assigned to it by terrestrial magnetism. A wire carrying an electric current deviates a magnetized needle from its position ...more
Louis Pasteur

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