GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage . shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in The project, carried out by
The Center for Retrospective Digitization at the Göttingen State and University Library in Lower Saxony, Germany, offers some 5 million digital pages from historic books, maps, and periodicals. It was founded in 1997 as a department of the library sponsored by the German Research Foundation and since then has served as a national digital repository. Collections include autobiographies, works in the humanities and sciences, maps, North American literature, travel literature, and zoologica.