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Napoleon and the szlachta

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Published by East European Monographs, Distributed by Columbia University Press in Boulder, Colo, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821.,
    • Nobility -- Poland -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Poland -- History -- 1795-1815.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Christopher A. Blackburn.
      SeriesEast European monographs ;, no. 497
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK4353 .B57 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL393202M
      ISBN 100880333944
      LC Control Number98070089
      OCLC/WorldCa39365794


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