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world of the Norsemen by Eric Carl Gabriel, greve Oxenstierna

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Published by World Pub. Co. in Cleveland .
Written in



  • Scandinavia


  • Scandinavia -- Antiquities.,
  • Scandinavia -- Civilization.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Eric Graf Oxenstierna. Translated by Janet Sondheimer.
SeriesAncient cultures, The World ancient cultures series.
LC ClassificationsDL21 .O913
The Physical Object
Pagination163 p.
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5548469M
LC Control Number67027324

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