Cantonal population 994,000. German speakers: 80.5%; French speakers: 14.4%, Protestants: 79.9%. It is the second largest canton in Switzerland: 2,657 square miles.<br>
The Family History
Libary has some books regarding the history of Switzerland. Helpful titles include:
Bonjour, E., Offler, H.S. and Potter, G.R. <u>A Short History of Switzerland.</u> Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1974. FHL call number 949.4h2b 1974.