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Published by Państwowy Instytut Naukowy-Instytut Śląski w Opolu in Łódź, Opole .
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  • Europe, Eastern,
  • Europe, Central,
  • Europe, Eastern.,
  • Europe, Central.


  • Minorities -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Regionalism -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Minorities -- Europe, Central.,
  • Regionalism -- Europe, Central.,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Europe, Central -- Ethnic relations.

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Statementedited by Marek Koter and Krystian Heffner.
SeriesRegion and regionalism ;, no 6, vol. 1
ContributionsKoter, Marek., Heffner, Krystian., Uniwersytet Łódzki. Department of Political Geography and Regional Studies., Państwowy Instytut Naukowy-Instytut Śląski w Opolu., Silesian Institute Society (Poland)
LC ClassificationsJN96.A38 M57 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3371646M
ISBN 108371261748
LC Control Number2004454023

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