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facts about Europe

Area: 10,180,000 km2
Population: 742,452,000 (2013)
Countries: approximately 50

Europe, in particular Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome, is the birthplace of Western culture. It played a dominant role in global affairs from the 15th century till today. The Industrial Revolution, which began in Great Britain for the end of the 18th century, gave rise to radical economic, cultural... See More