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On being Swedish

Paul Britten Austin

On being Swedish

reflections towards a better understanding of the Swedish character.

by Paul Britten Austin

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, Swedish

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDL639 .A85 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8], 182 p.
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5765964M
    ISBN 100436026007
    LC Control Number71384744


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