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Historical Dictionary of Stockholm
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Publisher Scarecrow Pr
Publication date December 1, 1997
Pages 257
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780810832381
ISBN-10 0810832380
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Original list price $96.00
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Founded in the mid-thirteenth century, Stockholm is the gateway to, and capital of, Sweden. This historical dictionary aims to familiarize readers with the influential figures, notable landmarks, infrastructure and history of Stockholm. Following an overview of the geography, history, economy and culture of this beautiful city is a chronology of outstanding events. Entries in the extensive dictionary section cover significant persons, events, institutions and groups associated with Stockholm, and noteworthy neighborhoods and districts are described by an author who knows them intimately.

The comprehensive and up-to-date bibliography is divided by area of specialization to assist easy reference. Various appendices deal with topics such as buildings, museums, sporting events, authors connected with the city, art museums and galleries, mayors of Stockholm and a comprehensive variety of statistics.

Not intended as a travel guide, but rather as a quick reference to general background on the city, this illustrated volume provides a wealth of information about a wide range of details.

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9780810832381 | details & prices | 257 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $96.00
About: Founded in the mid-thirteenth century, Stockholm is the gateway to, and capital of, Sweden.
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