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A Polish son in the motherland

Leonard Kniffel

A Polish son in the motherland

an American"s journey home

by Leonard Kniffel

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Texas A & M University Press in College Station, TX .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLeonard Kniffel.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 236 p. ;
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22620183M
ISBN 101585444413
OCLC/WorldCa55955441

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