Disa Riding a Goat

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    Rudbeck, Olaus
    b. 1618
    d. 1682
    Nationality: Swedish
    Occupation: scholar, historian, runologist
    Residence: Uppsala, Sweden
    Olaus tried to prove that Sweden was the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.
    Disa (sv.)
    Disa was the daughter of a Swedish chieftain in a Swedish Saga, which is preserved in Historia de Gentibus Septentrionalibus published by Olaus Magnus in 1554.
    Atland Eller Manheim... Olaus Rudbecks Atlantica: Svenska Originalteksten. Olaus tried to prove that Sweden was the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.
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