chapter  4
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Skeletal remains of the Norwegian Saami

ByBerit J. Sellevold

In Norway, two population groups, the Norwegians and the Saami, have coexisted for perhaps as long as two thousand years.The ethnic group called Saami are concentrated in the north of the country, mainly in the counties of Finnmark and Troms, with smaller groups distributed to the south, in the middle part of Norway.