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Published by Terra Sancta Press in Melbourne, Fla .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Kasperek, Kazimierz J., -- 1916-,
  • Poland. -- Marynarka Wojenna -- Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Polish,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Polish,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German,
  • Sailors -- Poland -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-233).

Statementby Kazimierz J. Kasperek with Pat McDonough.
GenrePersonal narratives, Polish, Biography
ContributionsMcDonough, Pat, 1943-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD779.P6 K37 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23149703M
ISBN 100965346722
ISBN 109780965346726
LC Control Number2007906751
OCLC/WorldCa181601861

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