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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238) and indexes.
|LC Classifications||DK4406.3 .C57 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 248 p. :|
|Number of Pages||248|
|LC Control Number||2002008137|
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This work presents the story of the Kosciuszko Squadron, a small group of American flyers that formed without the support of the State Department and the American Expeditionary Force in Europe, to defend Poland from the Bolshevik armies and to prevent the communist revolution in Russia from uniting with a Germany frustrated by provisions of the Treaty of Versaille.
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