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East European predicament

P. Summerscale

East European predicament

changing patterns in Poland, Czechoslovakia and Romania

by P. Summerscale

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Published by Gower .
Written in English


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Statementby P. Summerscale.
ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs.
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