PolandBook - 2008
Visit Poland. Ancestral homeland of millions of Americans. Follow the ever-changing fate of the Polish state: from inception in 966, through kingdom and commonwealth status, through occupation and communism, to today's "Third Polish Republic." Learn of Poland's newest role as a full member of the European Union. Meet Nobel Prize winner Lech Walesa, the Solidarity Union leader who challenged the communist authorities in the 1980s and became president in 1990.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2008.
Characteristics: 64 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ;,25 cm.