American experience of Swedish students retrospect and aftermath. by Franklin Daniel Scott

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .

Written in English

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  • Students, Foreign -- United States.,
  • Swedes -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsLA229 .S33
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 129 p.
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6199755M
LC Control Number56008613

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