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Saaremaa Presentation

  1. 1. Saaremaa Rain Seppel 6.a Kadrina keskkool
  2. 2. Facts about Saaremaa <ul><li>Location:South of Hiiumaa island by Baltic Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Area:2673 square km large </li></ul><ul><li>Population:39,231 estimated in 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital city:Kuressaare </li></ul>
  3. 3. History <ul><li>Before WW2(World War 2) Valdemar II built a fortress </li></ul>
  4. 5. Livonian Crusade <ul><li>In year 1227 Saaremaa conquered by Livonian brothers of Sword </li></ul>
  5. 6. Livonian Brother
  6. 7. After World War II <ul><li>After WW II Saaremaa occupied by Moltov-Ribbenton-Pact </li></ul>
  7. 8. Sights of Saaremaa <ul><li>Kuressaaare Castle </li></ul><ul><li>Kaali Crater </li></ul><ul><li>Soviet WWII monuments </li></ul><ul><li>Panga Cliffs </li></ul><ul><li>Saaremaa Windmills </li></ul>
  8. 9. Kuressaare Castle
  9. 11. Kaali Crater
  10. 13. Soviet World War II monuments
  11. 15. Saaremaa Panga Cliffs
  12. 17. Saaremaa windmills
  13. 19. Famous People of Saaremaa <ul><li>Louis Isadore Kahn (1901-1974) arhitect </li></ul><ul><li>Kuressaare`s famous people: </li></ul><ul><li>Richard Maack (1825-1886), naturalist </li></ul><ul><li>Eügen Dücker (1841-1916), romantic painter </li></ul>
  14. 20. Kuressaare <ul><li>Facts:Population 14,898 </li></ul><ul><li>Mayor:Urve Tiidus </li></ul><ul><li>Capital of Saaremaa </li></ul><ul><li>Kuressaare sight:Kuressaare Castle </li></ul><ul><li>is safe and healthy town </li></ul>
  15. 21. Sources Wikipedia.org Google.com
  16. 22. Thank You for Listening!

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