"Nicht durch Reden und Majoritätsbeschlüsse werden die großen Fragen der Zeit entschieden, sondern durch Eisen und Blut" - Otto von Bismarck, 1862
Danish general Julius De Meza, 1864
The Danevirke is a system of Danish fortifications in Schleswig-Holstein. This important linear defensive earthwork was constructed across the neck of the Cimbrian peninsula during Denmark's Viking Age. It was last used for military purposes in 1864.
Scene from the First Schleswig War with Danish soldiers writing letters home by Niels Simonsen
Dybbøl after the final attack the 18. of April 1864 - Prussian photo
Dannevirke (Danish: "Danish creation" or "Danes' work" and a reference to Danevirke), is a rural service town in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region of the North Island, New Zealand. Description from snipview.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
tilbagetrækningen fra Dannevirke http://byvandring.milland.org/tilbagetraekningen-fra-dannevirke-1864/