TITLE

FROM A DEMOGRAPHIC ANCIEN REGIME TO MODERNITY IN FIFTY YEARS? THE RAPID DEMOGRAPHIC TRANSITION OF KRAKÓW'S POPULATION AS COMPARED TO OTHER CENTRAL EUROPEAN CITIES*

AUTHOR(S)
Ogórek, Bartosz Karol
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Studia Historyczne;2013, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p483
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
101656137

 

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