Category: scandinavian


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Runic Records of the Norsemen in America

By: "Landsverk, O.G."

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Rushford, MN", 1974

Edition: (1st edition)

"Tight, bright, clean and square. Red leather with stamped, inset, contrasting design and lettering. Unclipped red dust jacket is bright and clean but has light rubbing and faintest wear to top and bottom edges. 63 indexed, annotated pages illustrated with diagrams.6x9x1"" Evidence of use of hidden dates from the perpetual church calendar written in cipher in runes found in the North Atlantic, Greenland, New England, Minnesota, and Oklahoma from between 986 and 1500A... View more info

Danmark 1940-1945

By: "Barford, Jorgen H. (Frihedsmuseet, photos)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Copenhagen, Denmark", 1984

"Danish, English, German & French text (in side-by-side columns). Tight, bright, clean and square but has chipping along edge of front cover. 80 pages with 55 black and white photos" View more info

Fran vasa Till Bernadotte: Fem svenska dynastier

By: "Fogelmarck, Stig"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1988

"As new - gift quality! Five Swedish dynasties: Vasa, the Palatinate, Hesse, Holstein-Gottorp and Bernadotte…a short presentation…a genalogical and heraldic key. 32 thouroughly illustrated pages, staple-bound. Text in Swedish, with 2 page English summary." View more info

They Came From Norway: A Sesquicentennial Review

By: "Friis, Erik J."

Price: $69.95

Publisher: NY, 1975

"Tight, bright, clean except for faintest age soil to exterior, square except for faint corner bumps. Crease on bottom corner of front cover. Norwegian Immigration Sesquicentennial 1825-1975, official program with: Biography of King Olav V; The great Exodus; Emigrants Under Way; Cleng Peerson; The Earliest Norwegian Immigrants; Norwegians in New Netherlands; Th Immigrants and Their Churches; The Norwegian-American Press in the East; Norwegian-American Skiing Pioneers... View more info

Beneath the Tyrant's Yoke: Norwegian Resistance to the German Occupation of Norway 1940-1945

By: "Fuegner, Richard S."

Price: $350.00

Publisher: "Edina, MN", 2002

Edition: (1st edition)

"As new except for faintest age soil to top exterior page edges. 275 indexed, annotated with 4 full page maps and 11 page photo insert section. ""this book is, by no means, meant to be a comprehensive study of the Resistance. It is simply one writer's attempt to describe life under the five-year Occupation for the Norwegian people - ordinary people, many of whom did extraordinary things to preserve a national identity at a time in history when it was in dange... View more info

The Bog People: Iron-Age Man Preserved (Original Title: Mosefolket: Fernalderens Mennesker bevaret I 2000 Ar)

By: "Glob, P.V. (Rupert Bruce-Mitford, trans.)"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Ithaca, NY", 1988

"As new - gift quality! ""In the spring of 1950, two men cutting peat in a bog in Tolland, Denmark, discovered the body of a man with a noose around his neck... A man who had met his violent end some two thousand years earlier, during the Iron Age…""" View more info

"The Nordic Enigma & Nordic Voices -Daedalus 1984, Winter & Spring(Vol. 113, #1 & 2) (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences)"

By: "Graubard, Stephen R (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1984

"Reading copies. Tight, bright and clean interiors, soiled exteriors, slight curl. 2 volumes of discussion of the expectations and status of the 20th century evolution of the political and social changes in the Scandinavian countries. Contributors: Allardt, Andersen, Dahl, Enquist, Gislason, Gustafsson, Haavio-Mannila, Hagtvet, Holst, Klinge, Lonnroth, Bliss McFate, Mead, Olsen, Rehn, Rudeng, Ruth, Skaard and Zetterberg." View more info

Off the Middle Way: Report from a Swedish Village

By: "Kallberg, Sture (Jan Myrdal, intro.) (Angela Gibbs, trans.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, 1972

Edition: (1st American edition)

"As new except for narrow band of fading on bottom edge of blue cloth cover and tiny chip on top corner of dust jacket. ""The twelve Swedes who tell their stories in this book give a more realistic picture of a Middle Way that failed…while the standard has risen rapidly, inequalities in Sweden have remained, or grown worse...""" View more info

A Brief History of Finland

By: "Klinge, Matti"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Helsinki, Finland", 1988

Edition: (6th edition)

"As new book with unprinted white covers. Dust jacket has rubbed edges with some creasing at edges and tiny rips. 164 pages illustrated with photos and maps. ""concise account of Finnish history which follows not only the main lines of the country's political evolution but also its economic and cultural development...""" View more info

A History of Sweden

By: "Lagerqvist, Lars O."

Price: $31.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", 2003

Edition: (1st reprint)

"As new-gift quality! Sweden from prehistoric times through the 20th century, illustrated throughout. 203 pages (8.5x7.5"")" View more info

The Treasury: The Regalia and Treasure of the Realm

By: "Landergren, Ulla (ed.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", 1987

"As new except for a crease down the center of the front cover. A wonderful pictorial essay on Swedish coronations from 1528 to the present. Lavishly illustrated with swords, orbs, sceptres, portraits and crowns (including one on a hat). 52 pages. Text in English." View more info