Russia and Poland
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Published by P. F. Collier & son company in New York .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union,
  • Poland


  • Soviet Union -- History,
  • Poland -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Statementby William Richard Morfill, revised and edited by Charles Edmund Fryer. Polish Republic: Baltic states.
SeriesThe history of nations,, vol. 15
ContributionsFryer, Charles Edmund, ed.
LC ClassificationsD20 .H62 1932 vol. 15
The Physical Object
Pagination412 p.
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6274207M
LC Control Number32012640

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