On the sacral origin of the Germanic death penalties by Folke StroМ€m

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Statementby Folke Ström.
ContributionsBurton, Donald, of Stockholm, tr.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination299, [1] p.
Number of Pages299
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Open LibraryOL6508913M
LC Control Number46041627

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On the sacral origin of the Germanic death penalties. Kungliga Vitterhets historie och antikvitetsakademiens handlingar, Stockholm: Tevens proefschrift. Wakefield, Walter L. Heresy, Crusade and Inquisition in Southern France.

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