Jelling: From fringe area to superpower in three generations (An outline for life)
The tour, An outline for life, takes you past a show of force of dimensions. One we can hardly fully live into.
We humans think big thoughts and make detailed plans. It is our nature. But does everything go according to plan when the ideas are put into practice? Or are we doomed to live according to the cynicism that the military has as dogma: Plans only last until the first encounter with reality.
With this trip we delve into that theme. Come with!
In 1864, Denmark lost the rich duchies of Schleswig and Holstein to the Germans. The country's area shrunk dramatically, the number of citizens was ha...
Meet a braggart from the Viking Age who changed European history, experience some happy Christians from Germany who brought world heritage to Denmark, a handful of generals who took the fuse of the Schleswig-Holstein-Prussian army in 1849 and finally the planned landscape that has ended up taking the lives of the animals and plants that do not conform to rulers and requirements for land yield.
The result was not planned. But it actually happened.
Come along for the ride: The planned life – and reality.