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God"s playground

Norman Davies

God"s playground

a history of Poland

by Norman Davies

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Norman Davies. vol 1, The origins to 1795.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii,605p. :
Number of Pages605
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21607029M

The ever-prolific Cash-Spellman's latest (after Bless the Child, , etc.) features all the now-familiar, requisite thrills, chills, and randy romps. Throros Gagarian is one of the richest men in the world, but his success angers the Gods only when he tries to re-create a paradise-on-earth in the form of Mora Utu, his own island in the South : Cathy Cash-Spellman.


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A History of Poland "God's Playground" was first conceived in the early s as a collection of essays on Polish History. I had just started my first academic post at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies in London, and I aimed to put the best of my lectures to good use.

This book, God's Playground, gives the reader a great overview of Poland from I was particularly interested in Poland's 20 years of independence following the Polish-Soviet War and Poland during the World War II era. I recommend this book to historians and others who are interested in Polish history/5(25).

God's Playground has been sitting on my bookshelf for years. I can't believe that I waited so long to read it. It was a long and dense read, but this book gives its reader a view of history of Poland (though with a focus on the commonwealth) great detail which I haven't really seen in a history book before and for that reason, I love it/5.

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Abandoning the traditional nationalist approach to Polish history, Norman Davies instead stresses the country''s rich multinational heritage and places the development of the Jewish German.

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