European Outline

European Outline - Europe Regions British Isles United...

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Europe Regions British Isles United Kingdom--England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland Irish Republic (1921) Western Europe France--Oldest, largest, agriculture lack of urbanization Paris--primate city Germany--divided after WWII--reunified 1990 Ruhr region--Rhine River BeNeLux--Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg Belgium-coal/heavy industry Flemings--Walloons The Netherlands-agriculture Amsterdam/The Hague/Rotterdam Alpine Europe Austria--larger/agricultural land--Danube River more resources--coal, iron, petroleum unilingual--German tourism Switzerland--smaller, lacks resources, less agriculture technical economy four languages--German, Italian, French, Romansch Microstate--Liechtenstein ties with Switzerland tourism, light industry, tax haven Northern Europe All countries share common history, Danish rule Norway--shipping/fishing/tourism/timber/petroleum
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course GEO 1303 taught by Professor Reagan during the Spring '08 term at Blinn College.

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