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There is this people, ever heard?

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When we give historical town walks to foreigners I prefer to start at the statue of Aleksis Kivi near the Central railway station. He was the first Finnish language fictional writer translated into English. As a grand step for the Fennomans he changed his name to Kivi (stone) from Stenvall (a typical Swedish name meaning stonewall), and at his time,…

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