Scandinavia in social science literature an English-language bibliography. by Sven Groennings

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SeriesWest European series
ContributionsIndiana University. International Affairs Center.
LC ClassificationsZ7165.S4 G7
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Paginationxviii, 284 p.
Number of Pages284
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Open LibraryOL5685157M
ISBN 100253398002
LC Control Number69016997

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