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AUSTRIA

AREA: 83,900 km sq
POPULATION: 7,884,000
CAPITAL: Vienna
LONGEST RIVER: Danube
INTEREST: MOZART, the famous composer was born in Austria in 1756. He was only five years old when he composed his first piece of music.
MAJOR PRODUCTS: Wine, iron ore, hydro-electric power (from Danube), wheat, cattle (beef and dairy)
CURRENCY: Schilling