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Poland past and present

a historical study

by J. H. Harley

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by G. Allen & Unwin Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • Polish question,
    • Poland -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. H. Harley, with preface by Ladislas Mickiewicz.
      ContributionsMickiewicz, Władysław, 1838-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK414 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255, [1] p.
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6600335M
      LC Control Number17020974
      OCLC/WorldCa5026305

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