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Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de Tocqueville (29 July 1805 – 16 April 1859) was a French political thinker and historian best known for his works Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes: 1835 and 1840) and The Old Regime and the Revolution (1856).
Baron is a title of honour, often hereditary, and ranks as one of the lower titles in the various nobiliary systems of Europe.
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Bonde is a very old Swedish noble family.
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Capitalism is an economic system in which trade, industry, and the means of production are privately owned and operated via profit and loss calculation (price signals) through the price system.
Charles XV & IV also Carl (Carl Ludvig Eugen); Swedish and Norwegian: Karl (3 May 1826 – 18 September 1872) was King of Sweden (Charles XV) and Norway (Charles IV) from 1859 until his death.
Courland (Kurzeme; Kurāmō; German and Kurland; Curonia / Couronia; Kuršas; Kuramaa; Kurlandia; Курляндия; Курляндыя; Kuurinmaa) is one of the historical and cultural regions of Latvia.
Denmark (Danmark) is a country in Northern Europe.
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Economic liberalism is the ideological belief in organizing the economy on individualist lines, meaning that the greatest possible number of economic decisions are made by individuals and not by collective institutions or organizations.
Ennoblement is the conferring of nobility—the induction of an individual into the noble class.
In English common law, fee tail or entail is a form of trust established by deed or settlement which restricts the sale or inheritance of an estate in real property and prevents the property from being sold, devised by will, or otherwise alienated by the tenant-in-possession, and instead causes it to pass automatically by operation of law to an heir pre-determined by the settlement deed.
A country's foreign policy, also called foreign relations policy, consists of self-interest strategies chosen by the state to safeguard its national interests and to achieve goals within its international relations milieu.
Claude Frédéric Bastiat (30 June 1801Thornton, Mark (11 April 2011), Mises Institute – 24 December 1850) was a French classical liberal theorist, political economist, and member of the French assembly.
Free trade is a policy followed by some international markets in which countries' governments do not restrict imports from, or exports to, other countries.
The Götaland Artillery Regiment (Göta artilleriregemente), designation A 2, was a Swedish Army artillery regiment that traced its origins back to the 17th century.
The German Confederation (Deutscher Bund) was a loose association of 39 German states in Central Europe, created by the Congress of Vienna in 1815 to coordinate the economies of separate German-speaking countries and to replace the former Holy Roman Empire.
Gothenburg (Göteborg) is the second-largest city in Sweden and the fifth-largest in the Nordic countries.
Gräfsnäs is a locality situated in Alingsås Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden.
Historiens 100 viktigaste svenskar (The 100 Greatest Swedes) is a book by Niklas Ekdal and Petter Karlsson, published in 2009.
Holstein (Northern Low Saxon: Holsteen, Holsten, Latin and historical Holsatia) is the region between the rivers Elbe and Eider.
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated to any political party.
The industrialization of Sweden began during the second half of the 19th century.
Latvia (Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, one of the three Baltic states.
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Baron Louis Gerard De Geer of Finspång (18 July 181824 September 1896) was a Swedish statesman and writer.
A lower house is one of two chambers of a bicameral legislature, the other chamber being the upper house.
Lund is a city in the province of Scania (Skåne), southern Sweden.
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Military Academy Karlberg (Militärhögskolan Karlberg) is a Swedish military academy, since its inauguration in 1792 in operation in the Karlberg Palace in Solna, just north of central Stockholm.
The Minister for Finance (finansminister) of Sweden, officially Cabinet Minister and Head of the Ministry of Finance (statsråd och chef för finansdepartementet), is a member of the Government of Sweden and is the head of the Ministry of Finance.
The Minister for Justice (justitieminister) is the justice minister of Sweden and head of the Ministry of Justice.
A minister without portfolio is either a government minister with no specific responsibilities or a minister who does not head a particular ministry.
Nobility is a social class that possesses more acknowledged privileges or eminence than most other classes in a society, membership thereof typically being hereditary.
Nynäs Castle is situated south of Stockholm in Sweden.
An officer is a member of an armed force or uniformed service who holds a position of authority.
Oscar I (born Joseph François Oscar Bernadotte; 4 July 1799 – 8 July 1859) was King of Sweden and Norway from 1844 to his death.
Prussia (Prusy) was a historic state originating out of the Duchy of Prussia and the Margraviate of Brandenburg, and centered on the region of Prussia.
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Rail transport in Sweden uses a network of 13,000 km of track, the 21st largest in the world.
The Riksdag (riksdagen or Sveriges riksdag) is the national legislature and the supreme decision-making body of Sweden.
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Riksdag of the Estates (formally: Riksens ständer; informally: Ståndsriksdagen) was the name used for the Estates of Sweden when they were assembled.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences or Kungl.
Södermanland, sometimes referred to under its Latin form Sudermannia or Sudermania, is a historical province or landskap on the south eastern coast of Sweden.
The Schleswig-Holstein Question (Schleswig-Holsteinische Frage; Spørgsmålet om Sønderjylland og Holsten) was a complex set of diplomatic and other issues arising in the 19th century from the relations of two duchies, Schleswig (Sønderjylland/Slesvig) and Holstein (Holsten), to the Danish crown and to the German Confederation.
Second lieutenant (called under-lieutenant in some countries) is a junior commissioned officer military rank in many armed forces.
The Second Schleswig War (2.; Deutsch-Dänischer Krieg) was the second military conflict as a result of the Schleswig-Holstein Question.
Stockholm () is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic region, with 914,909 people living in the municipality, approximately 1.4 million in the urban area, and 2.2 million in the metropolitan area.
Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.
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The Swedish nobility (Adeln) has historically been a legally and/or socially privileged class in Sweden, and part of the so-called frälse (a derivation from Old Swedish meaning free neck).
A tariff is a tax on imports or exports (an international trade tariff).
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Universal suffrage (also universal adult suffrage, general suffrage or common suffrage) consists of the extension of the right to vote to adult citizens (or subjects), though it may also mean extending that right to minors (Demeny voting) and non-citizens.
Uppsala University (Uppsala universitet) is a research university in Uppsala, Sweden, and is the oldest university in Sweden and all of the Nordic countries, founded in 1477.
Västergötland (English exonym: West Gothland), is one of the 25 traditional non-administrative provinces of Sweden (landskap in Swedish), situated in the southwest of Sweden.
The Zollverein or German Customs Union was a coalition of German states formed to manage tariffs and economic policies within their territories.