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The last mazurka

Andrew Tarnowski

The last mazurka

a tale of war, passion and loss

by Andrew Tarnowski

  • 106 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Aurum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tarnowski family.,
  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Poland -- Biography.,
  • Poland -- Social conditions -- 20th century.,
  • Poland -- History -- 1918-1945.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-348).

    StatementAndrew Tarnowski.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT1231.5.T37 T37 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 348 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22732104M
    ISBN 101845131398
    OCLC/WorldCa62761433


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