civilisation of Sweden in heathen times by Oscar Montelius

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Published by Macmillan and co. in London and New York .

Written in English

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  • Sweden -- Antiquities. [from old catalog]

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ContributionsWoods, Francis Henry, 1850-1915, [from old catalog] tr.
LC ClassificationsDL621 .M77
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Paginationxvi, 241 p.
Number of Pages241
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Open LibraryOL23385878M
LC Control Number03009283

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Excerpt from The Civilisation of Sweden in Heathen Times The thousands of finds which have come to our know ledge since this system was published, have not only proved in a striking manner that the outline of the earliest history of Northern culture which antiquarians endeavoured to draw more than fifty years ago was correct, but have also opened a new and wide field for further by: 4.

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