The first political and economical organizations in Iceland

Posted on January 24, 2010 by

Since the arrival of Ingólfur Arnarson, the number of farmers increased more and more.
At the beginning the agreements among the landlords, that had become owners of wide regions, occurred on the territorial level. Afterwards, a higher organization was established and a few members of the tyranny from which the Icelanders had previously run away, founded the first democratic Parliament of Europe, or may be even of the world: this was the Alping!

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