6 edition of Scandinavians in Africa found in the catalog.
Scandinavians in Africa
Bibliography: p. 129-133.
|Statement||compiled by J. Reindorf, with additional material by P.E. Olsen ; edited by J. Simensen.|
|Series||Fontes historiae Africanae., 1|
|Contributions||Olsen, Poul Erik, 1952-, Simensen, Jarle., Denmark. Rigsarkivet.|
|LC Classifications||Z3785 .R44 1980, DT511 .R44 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||140 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||140|
|LC Control Number||81100988|
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