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Heritage, the foundations of Polish culture

Ignacy Wieniewski

Heritage, the foundations of Polish culture

an introductory outline

by Ignacy Wieniewski

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Published by Polish-Canadian Women"s Federation in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poland -- Civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIgnacy Wieniewski ; translation from the Polish original by Marta Zaborska.
    ContributionsPolish-Canadian Women"s Federation., National Council of Women of Canada., Polish Women"s Federation in the Free World (Canada)., Canadian Polish Congress.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19664230M
    ISBN 100969092504


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