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Geographically situated between the powerful nations of the Russians and Germans, Poland was balancing on a narrow ridge between enforcing its maximum demands as great power and being completely abolished. Therefore, it had dramatically changed territory and statehood, politics, boundaries and administrative structures. A view on the evolution especially of administrative structure, units and boundaries is a valuable approach to understand the very history of Poland in its geographic context.

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Schulte, B. (2021). Poland. In: Martí-Henneberg, J. (eds) European Regions, 1870 – 2020. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-61537-6_20

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