The Polish ordeal the view from within by Andrzej Szczypiorski

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Published by Croom Helm in London .

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  • Szczypiorski, Andrzej,
  • Poland -- Politics and government -- 1945-

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StatementAndrzej Szczypiorski ; translated by Celina Wieniewska.
LC ClassificationsDK4436 .S968 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p. ;
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3040746M
LC Control Number82132725

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