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


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Books of Reference

Books of Reference concerning Sweden: 1. Official Publications

  1. Statistsk årsbok för Sverige (Annuaire statistique de la Suède), published by Statistiska Centralbyrån. Annual. (First Tear 1914.) Stockholm.Google Scholar
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2. Non-Official Publications

  1. Svensk industrikalender, Swedish Industrial directory. Published by the Federation of Swedish Industries. Stockholm. Annual,Google Scholar
  2. Svensk exportkalender. Swedish export directory. Published by the General Export Association of Sweden. Stockholm. Annual.Google Scholar
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  4. Stockholm Economic Studies. Published by writers connected with the Institute for Social Sciences of Stockholm University. Nos. 1–10. London (printed in Stockholm), 1929–41.Google Scholar
  5. Stockholm of To-day. Published by the Statistical Office of the City of Stockholm. 1939.Google Scholar
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