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Defeat in victory.

Jan Ciechanowski

Defeat in victory.

by Jan Ciechanowski

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Published by Doubleday & Company, Inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland,
  • United States,
  • Poland.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland.,
    • Poland -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Poland.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD754.P7 C5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi p., 1 l., 397 p.
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6510316M
      LC Control Number47000966
      OCLC/WorldCa564779

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