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Village life in Switzerland.

Sophia Duberly Delmard

Village life in Switzerland.

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Published by Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green in London .
Written in English

  • Switzerland
    • Subjects:
    • Switzerland -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Sophia Duberly Delmard.
      LC ClassificationsDQ36 .D3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 323 p.
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6955982M
      LC Control Number05016796

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Switzerland: A Village History is an account of an Alpine village that illuminates the broader history of Switzerland and its rural, local underpinnings. It begins with the colonization of the Alps by Romanized Celtic peoples who came from the plain to clear the wilderness, establish a tiny monastic house, and create a dairy economy that became famous for its by: 2.

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