AUSTRIA - ÖSTERREICH
Map Austrian Alps
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Capital: Vienna Size:     83,858 km²
Population:  8.5 millon
Language:  German
National Day   26 October

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      Some famous Austrians:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, composer
Peter Mitterhofer (typewriter)
Sigmund Freud (phychology)
Joseph Haydn (composer)
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The National Anthem of Austria
Land der Berge (Land of the mountains, land on the river)

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The Shephard's Hymn
from Symphony No. 6 (Beethoven)
Beethoven was a lover of nature and the sounds of the countryside including the shephard calling his flock inspired many of his compositions