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Pages: 208
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04-01 - Publisher: Penguin

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Pages: 246
Authors: Leonard Kniffel
Categories: History
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Searching for the remnants of his family, Leonard Kniffel left Chicago in 2000 to live in Poland. A Polish Son in the Motherland is the story of a search for roots and for the reasons why one family’s ties were severed more than fifty years ago. Along the way, we