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The Finns in North America

The Finns in North America

a social symposium.

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Published by Published by Michigan State University Press for Suomi College in Hancock, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Finnish Americans.,
    • Finns -- Canada.,
    • Finland -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Ralph J. Jalkanen.
      ContributionsJalkanen, Ralph J., ed., Suomi College.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.F5 F513
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5298462M
      ISBN 100870131370
      LC Control Number72079033


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