Revolution from abroad the Soviet conquest of Poland"s western Ukraine and western Belorussia by Jan Tomasz Gross

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Poland,
  • Ukraine, Western,
  • Belarus,
  • Soviet Union

Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Polish,
  • Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945,
  • Ukraine, Western -- History -- Soviet occupation, 1939-1941,
  • Belarus -- History -- 1917-1991,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Poland,
  • Poland -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Book details

StatementJan T. Gross.
GenrePersonal narratives, Polish.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK4415 .G76 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3956321M
ISBN 100691096031
LC Control Number2001058838

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