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The Cambridge history of Poland.

The Cambridge history of Poland.

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Published by The University Press in Cambridge, [Eng.] .
Written in English

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  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • Poland -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by W. F. Reddaway [and others]
      ContributionsReddaway, William Fiddian, 1872-1949, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK414 .C3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL182634M
      LC Control Numbera 41004089
      OCLC/WorldCa9271271

      The history of eastern European is dominated by the story of the rise of the Russian empire, yet Russia only emerged as a major power after For years the greatest power in Eastern Europe was the union between the kingdom of Poland and the grand duchy of Lithuania, one of the longest-lasting political unions in European history.


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