Geography - note: landlocked; strategic location at the crossroads of central Europe with many easily traversable Alpine passes and valleys; major river is the Danube; population is concentrated on eastern lowlands because of steep slopes, poor soils, and low temperatures elsewhere
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Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of April 17, 2002
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