The Swedes: how they live and work.
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The Swedes: how they live and work. by Paul Britten Austin

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English



  • Sweden


  • Sweden -- Civilization.

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Edition Notes

SeriesHow they live and work
LC ClassificationsDL631 .A9
The Physical Object
Pagination167 p.
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4652874M
ISBN 100715348744
LC Control Number77498093

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