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Poland, the unknown

Kazimierz Waliszewski

Poland, the unknown

by Kazimierz Waliszewski

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Published by William Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland,
  • Poland.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Territorial questions -- Poland.,
    • Poland -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated from the French of K. Waliszewski.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK418 .W3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination xiii, 263 p.
      Number of Pages263
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6623898M
      LC Control Number20006295
      OCLC/WorldCa5753990

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      This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.   Moreover, many ancient and early medieval texts mention Lechia. Even the classical first book of Poland, a chronicle written by a man known as Gall Anonim, mentioned the existence of this kingdom. These written resources seem to be reputable because 13 of 23 existing medieval chronicles of Poland discuss the Kingdom of : Ancient-Origins.

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