Historical Dictionary of Poland. First Edition


SANFORD, George, and Adriana GOZDECKA-SANFORD. Historical Dictionary of Poland. Metuchen, N.J.., & London : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1994. First Edition. Pp (4),iii-xxii,(2),1-339,(3). Map. 8vo, maroon cloth, black title block with gilt lettering to frontboard, black lettering to spine. A reference guide covering the crucial events and significant persons that have shaped Poland through the ages. Contents : Editor's Foreword (Jon Woronoff); Note on Polish Spelling and Usage; Chronology; Rulers of Poland, 966-1993; Abbreviations and Acronyms; Map; Introduction. Poland: An Overview; The Dictionary; Select Bibliography: Introduction; General : Reference Works and General Introductions; Travel Guides; Geography, Flora and Fauna. Culture : Archeology; Architecture and Art; Performing Arts; Literature; Linguistics; Publishing; Folklore, Customs and Genealogy. The Economy (all aspects); History : General Histories of Poland; Poland up till 1795; Partitioned Poland (1795-1917); Interwar Poland (1918-1939); Poland in the Second World War. History and Politics in the Communist Period; Government and Law; Post-Communist Politics; External Relations since 1918; Society : Social Stratification, Groups and Policy; Religion; Education and Learning. National Minorities; Polonia (Polish Communities Abroad). Very good. 50.00

Title: Historical Dictionary of Poland. First Edition

Author Name: SANFORD, George, and Adriana GOZDECKA-SANFORD European Historical Dictionaries No. 03

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Publisher: Scarecrow Press, Inc., Metuchen, N.J.., & London, 1994, ISBN:0810828189:

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Keywords: POLAND REFERENCE HISTORY DICTIONARY,