Norway annexes Spitzbergen

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Historical Context Note

Norwegian government formally annexes Spitzbergen, awarded by the Allied Supreme Council in September 1919.

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Editors. "Norway annexes Spitzbergen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=12767, accessed 02 October 2014.]