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The Swedish Secret

What the United States Can Learn from Swedens Story

by Earl Gustafson

  • 182 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Syren Book Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe - Scandinavia,
  • Political History,
  • United States - General,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11472093M
    ISBN 100929636600
    ISBN 109780929636603


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