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Lithuania and Lithuanians

Jonas Balys

Lithuania and Lithuanians

a selected bibliography.

by Jonas Balys

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Published by Published for the Lithuanian Research Institute by F.A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lithuania
    • Subjects:
    • Lithuania -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesBooks that matter, Studia Lutuanica,, 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2537 .B3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 190 p.
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5826554M
      LC Control Number61014196
      OCLC/WorldCa577337


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