Olaus Magnus

Wood cut Olaus Magnus

"The huge power which the frost, or cold, possesses in the North, as if this were its own native region, can be demonstrated in many ways…"
Woodcut from Olaus Magnus

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The Northern Lights Route is part of The Council of Europe Cultural Routes. The Cultural Routes are an invitation to Europeans to wander the paths and explore the places where the unity and diversity of our European identity were forged.