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brief history of Poland

Julia Swift Orvis

brief history of Poland

by Julia Swift Orvis

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Published by Constable & Co Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poland -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Julia Swift Orvis ...
    ContributionsWoolf, Leonard, 1880-1969, annotator., Library of Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 359 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16854829M

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