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History of modern Slovakia

Lettrich, Jozef

History of modern Slovakia

by Lettrich, Jozef

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Published by F.A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slovakia -- History.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination329 p.
    Number of Pages329
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16808830M


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