Excerpt from Poland: Her People, History, Industries, Finance, Science, Literature, Art, and Social Development; With Numerous Maps The object Of this Polish Handbook is to furnish the public with concise information concerning Poland at a moment when the future of Europe is being decided by the Great War. We have tried to place before the reader an account, short but as complete as possible, t only of Poland's historic past but Of her present, of her material and moral forces, of her unquenchable energy: in short, of all that proves her fitness for, and right to, liberty. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.