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Sean Lester, Poland and the Nazi takeover of Danzig

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Published by Irish Academic Press in Dublin, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lester, Sean, -- 1888-1959,
  • League of Nations -- Poland -- Gdańsk -- 20th century,
  • Nazis -- Poland -- Gdańsk,
  • Diplomats -- Ireland -- Biography,
  • Gdańsk (Poland) -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
  • Poland -- History -- 1918-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-241) and index.

    StatementPaul McNamara.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK4673 .M33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 255 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23192905M
    ISBN 100716529688, 0716529696
    ISBN 109780716529682, 9780716529699
    LC Control Number2009275489


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