• M. Epstein
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Gustaf V., born June 16, 1858. Succeeded to the throne on the death of his father, Oscar II., Decembers, 1907. Married, Sept. 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 för Sverige (A nnuaire statistique de la Suède), published by Statistiska Centralbyrån. Annual. (First Year 1914.) Stockholm.Google Scholar
  2. Bidrag till Sveriges offlciella Statistik: See STATESMAN’S YEAR-BOOK for 1915. The series ‘Bidrag’ ends with the year 1910 (except the publications with the letter U, which ends with the year 1917. It has been replaced by the new series, ‘Sveriges offlciella Statistik,’ mentioned below). Stockholm, 1857-1920.Google Scholar
  3. Arbetsstatistik. Stockholm, 1899-1911. Replaced by the Social Statistics of the new series, mentioned below.Google Scholar
  4. Sveriges officiella Statistik. (Reports on Population, Agriculture, Mining, Industry, Commerce and Navigation, Social Statistics, &c.) Stockholm, 1911-1937.Google Scholar
  5. Statistiska meddelanden. Stockholm, 1912-1937. Including: Occasional Statistical Investigations (a), not yet arranged for (b), Monthly Trade Statistics (c), Railway Statistical Returns (d), Banking Returns (e), Social Returns (f).Google Scholar
  6. Komraersiella meddelanden, published by Kommerskollegium. Stockholm, 1914-37.Google Scholar
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  8. Årsbok för Sveriges kommuner. Published by Statistiska Centralbyrån. Annual. (First issue, 1918.) Stockholm. (For distribution, as a rule, only within Scandinavia.)Google Scholar
  9. Statistisk tidskrift, published by Statistiska Centralbyrân. Stockholm, 1862-1913.Google Scholar
  10. Sveriges riksbank. Published by the Bank of Sweden. Annual. (First issue, 1908.) Stockholm.Google Scholar
  11. Sveriges statskalender. Published by Vetenskapsakademien. Uppsala, 1937.Google Scholar
  12. Sweden, Historical and Statistical Handbook, issued by order of the Swedish Government. 2 vols. Stockholm. 1914.Google Scholar
  13. The Racial Characters of the Swedish Nation. Published by the Swedish State Institute for Race Biology. Uppsala, 1926.Google Scholar
  14. The Sweden Year-Book. Edited and published with the assistance of public authorities. Stockholm.Google Scholar
  15. Department of Overseas Trade Reports, Annual Series. London.Google Scholar
  16. Social Work and Legislation in Sweden. Survey published by order of the Swedish Government. Stockholm, 1938.Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications.

  1. Svensk industrikalender, Swedish Industrial directory. Published by the Federation of Swedish Industries. Stockholm. Annual.Google Scholar
  2. Svensk export kal ender. Swedish export directory. Published by the General Export Association of Sweden. Stockholm. Annual.Google Scholar
  3. Sweden. A Guide for Tourists. Stockholm, 1937.Google Scholar
  4. La Suède ancienne et moderne. Edité par l’Office National du tourisme suédois. Stockholm, 1937.Google Scholar
  5. Stockholm Economie Studies. Published by writers connected with the Institute for Social Sciences of Stockholm University. Nos. 1-7. London (printed in Stockholm), 1929-37.Google Scholar
  6. The Northern Countries in World Economy: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden. Published by the Delegations for promotion of economic co-operation between the Northern Countries. [Printed in] 1937.Google Scholar
  7. Cook’s Traveller’s Handbook to Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland. Sixteenth edition. Completely revised by T. G. Barman. London, 1936.Google Scholar
  8. Ahlenius (K.) and Sjögren (O.), Sverige geogratisk, topografia, statistisk beskrifning. Parts 1-6. Stockholm, 1908-24. 2nd ed., 1929-35.Google Scholar
  9. Asbrìnk (Gustav), Ein Buch über Schweden. Stockholm, 1926. English edition London, 1928.Google Scholar
  10. Bain (R. N.), Gnstavus III. and his Contemporaries. 2 vols. London, 1894.Google Scholar
  11. — Charles XII and the Collapse of the Swedish Empire in ‘Heroes of the Nations’ series. London, 1895.—Scandinavia: A Political History of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden (1515-1900). Cambridge, 1905.Google Scholar
  12. Blomstedt (M.) and Böök (F.) (Editors), Sweden of To-day. Stockholm, 1930.Google Scholar
  13. Chessin (Serge de), The Key to Sweden (translated from the French by Alice Staël von Holstein). Stockholm, 1936.Google Scholar
  14. Childs (M. W.), Sweden, the Middle Way. London, 1930.Google Scholar
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  16. Grimberg (C.), A History of Sweden. Rork Island, 1935.Google Scholar
  17. Hallendorf (C.), and Schück (A.), History of Sweden. London, 1929.Google Scholar
  18. Hatt (E. D.), Turis’ Book of Lappland. (English Translation by E. Gee Nash.) London, 1931.Google Scholar
  19. Heckscher (Eli F., and others), Bidrag till Sveriges ekonomiska och soeiala historia under och efter världskriget. Parts 1-2. Stockholm, 1926.Google Scholar
  20. Hielscher (K.), Dänemark- Schweden—Norwegen. Leipzig, 1932.Google Scholar
  21. Hildebrand (E.), and Stavenow (L.), Sveriges historia till våra dagar. Parts 1-2, 4-14. Stockholm, 1921-27.Google Scholar
  22. Jonasson (O.), Höijer (E.) and Björkman (T.), Jordbruksatlas över Sverige. Stockholm, 1937.Google Scholar
  23. Kerp (H), Landeskunde von Skandinavia und Finland. 2 vols. 2nd ed. Berlin, 1925.Google Scholar
  24. Kjellén (R.), Schweden. Eine politische Monographie. German edition. Munich, 1918.Google Scholar
  25. Morris (I. N.), From an American Legation in Sweden, 1914-1922. New York, 1923.Google Scholar
  26. Nylander (Erik), ed, Modern Sweden. Stockholm, 1937.Google Scholar
  27. Rothery (A.), Sweden: The Land and the People. New York, 1934.Google Scholar
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  29. Steveni (J. W. B.), Things seen in Sweden. New Ed. London, 1927.Google Scholar
  30. Stomberg (A. A.), A History of Sweden. London, 1932.Google Scholar
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  32. Svanström (R.) and Palmstierna (C.), A Short History of Sweden. London, 1934.Google Scholar

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