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    capital of Poland is Warsaw. The absolute location of Warsaw is 52° 15” north and 21° east. Poland’s land area is 117‚571 square miles. The population in 1900 was 1‚456‚897 people; 24‚613‚700 people in 1950‚ and 38‚130‚302 people in 2010. Major landforms in Poland are The Carpathians‚ The Sydetan‚ and The Holy Cross Mountains. Major rivers in Poland are the Oder‚ Vistula‚ and Warta rivers. The climate in Poland is determined mainly by the country’s geographical location and geography. Poland is in the

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    Poland Poland is the sixth-largest country in Europe. It is bordered by Germany‚ the Czech Republic‚ and Slovakia in the west and south and by the former Soviet Union republics of Ukraine in the south‚ Belarus in the east‚ and Lithuania in the northeast. The northwest section of the country is located on the Baltic Sea. Named after the Polane‚ a Slavic tribe that lived more than a thousand years ago‚ Poland has beautiful countryside and rapidly growing cities. Rolling hills and rugged mountains

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    POLAND The Slavic people where the first to settled in Poland in the 5th century. The Polans Duck Mieszko establish the Piast dynasty in 966‚ and converted Polans into Christianity. Bolesaw later became the duck of Poland and was an important figure in the Holy Roman Empire. Poland then created a new dynasty when Lithuania’s Grand Duck Jogaila and the Polish princess Jadwiga got married‚ causing Lithuanians to fold into Christianity. Poland later then entered constitutional monarchy‚ which caused

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    Communism in Poland

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    COMMUNISM IN POLAND ! ! By the end of the Second World War a Communist regime had taken power with the help of the Soviet Union. Poland was a satellite state of the U.S.S.R‚ and were ruled by a one-party Communist regime‚ since the takeover during the Cold War (1945). The Cold War was a brief time of tension between the Untied Sates of America (U.S.A) and the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R). Without actual combat‚ the war lasted from 1945 to 1991. The U.S.S.R was trying to gain total power and

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    Poland History

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    Slavic people established Poland in the late 5th century. History was first written in the 10th century about Poland when the Polish nation changed into Christianity in 966. Prince Mieszko I was the first ruler and his son‚ Boleslaw I‚ was the first king of Poland. This established the Piast dynasty that lasted from 966 to 1370. During the Piast dynasty there where Piast kings with a lot of rivalries from nobility and Bohemian and Germanic invasions that made Poland a very troubled country.

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    Tesco in Poland

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    of their Polish business. 2. To what extent is Tesco’s food retailing expertise transferable to Poland? The traditional retail sector in Poland started to modernize intensely in the later years of the twentieth century. After the collapse of communism entrepreneurship and privatizing in retailing was highly supported and approved by the government as this was economically important to Poland. Using this opportunity‚ Western European countries started to own local stores thus penetrating the

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    contributed to the emergence of a workers’ opposition movement in Communist Poland in the period 1956-1981. After World War II‚ the official communist party dominated all aspects of Polish politics‚ which soon became an issue with not only the working class of the country‚ but also the intellectual and educated Polish community. Between 1956 and 1981‚ there was an emergence of workers’ opposition against the communist party in Poland due to the blatant oppression and desperate living conditions of many

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    Invasion of Poland

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    The Invasion of Poland‚ also known as the September Campaign or 1939 Defensive War (Polish: Kampania wrześniowa or Wojna obronna 1939 roku) in Poland and the Poland Campaign (German: Polenfeldzug) in Germany‚ was an invasion of Poland by Germany‚ the Soviet Union‚ and a small Slovak contingent that marked the beginning of World War II in Europe. The invasion began on 1 September 1939‚ one week after the signing of the Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact‚ and ended on 6 October 1939 with Germany and the Soviet

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    Pasta in Poland

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    Reports Pasta in Poland Packaged Food in Poland Related Statistics View Statistics Related Industry Reports After Kraft Cadbury: What Next? Agricultural Commodities - Part 1: General Operating Environment Agricultural Commodities – Part 2: Present Performance and Future Prospects Au Lait! Global Market Performance and Prospects for Drinking Milk Products Baked Goods in Poland Biscuits in Poland Breakfast Cereals in Poland Canned/Preserved Food in Poland Chilled Processed

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    Invasion Of Poland

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    Professor Huggins 12 November 2013 Invasion of Poland World War II‚ a war that shocked the world‚ decimating the previous held title by the first “war to end all wars”‚ started quite simply‚ over a squabble over an area of land. The gears began to turn in 1933‚ when the Nazi Socialist Party came to power in Germany‚ with young Adolf Hitler at its helm. In his zeal‚ Hitler desired to annex to nearby territories‚ including Bohemia‚ Austria‚ and Poland. Relations were quite stable between the two

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