• M. Epstein
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Gustaf V, born June 16, 1858. Succeeded to the throne on the death of his father, Oscar II, December 8, 1907. Married, September 20, 1881, to Princess Victoria, born August 7, 1862, died April 4, 1930, daughter of Friedrich, Grand Duke of Baden.


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Books of Reference

Books of Reference concerning Sweden: 1. Official Publications

  1. Statistisk årsbok for Sverige (Annuaire statistique de la Suède), published by 8tatistiska Centralbyrân. Annual, (First Year 1914.) Stockholm.Google Scholar
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2. Non-Official Publications

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  5. Stockholm Economic Studies. Published by writers connected with the Institute for Social Sciences of Stockholm University. Nos. 1–8. London (printed in Stockholm), 1929–39.Google Scholar
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