The Words of Heir Inheritance and Funeral Feasts in Early Germanic (Avhandlinger / Norske videnskaps akademi. II. Hist.-Filos. Klasse) by Ottar Gronvik

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  • Etymology,
  • Inheritance and succession,
  • Terminology,
  • Germanic Languages

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Number of Pages25
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ISBN 108200058964
ISBN 109788200058960

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