|Statement||by Tadeusz Kowalik ; translated by Eliza Lewandowska|
|LC Classifications||HC340.3 .K6854 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9781583672969, 9781583672976|
|LC Control Number||2012013104|
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