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Gazetteer of Western Poland

Great Britain. War Office.

Gazetteer of Western Poland

map series G.S.G.S.4346, Central Europe 1:250,000.

by Great Britain. War Office.

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Published by War Office in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesGazetteer -- 135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14445248M

This book is organized into an introductory section followed by five Appendices. The introductory section provides the reader with a basic overview of Galicia, descriptions of the sections of the gazetteer, instructions on how to use the gazetteer, limitations and history of the gazetteer development, acknowledgements, and an annotated. Galicia’s northermost point lies in the very middle of the Wisla between the village of Chwalowice in Tarnobrzeg powiat and Zawichost in the Kingdom of Poland, at 50 degress 48′ 20″ north and 39 degress 32′ east (from the island of Ferro), almost even with Opatow, Checiny, Luck, Zytomierz, Kiev, Brussels, Calais, etc.

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