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60 years of independent Finland.

Matti Klinge

60 years of independent Finland.

by Matti Klinge

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Published by Finnish-American Cultural Institute in Helsinki .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsFinnish-American Cultural Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination71p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22300234M

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