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By Richard Unger, Jakub Basista

In twenty-four papers students from Europe and North the US learn a variety of features of the economies, politics and tradition of england and Poland-Lithuania from the center a while right down to the 3rd Partition. The similarities among the 2 probably diverse areas are as wonderful because the long-standing connections among the British Isles and East vital Europe. advertisement ties have been complemented by means of migration and through cultural trade with writers, philosophers and artists in either areas taking an curiosity within the different. In sections dedicated to faith and toleration, exchange, diasporas, political conception, and stereotypes between others the authors current a brand new and unforeseen historical past of the connection among states which politically as much as 1795 went in contrary instructions. members are: Richard Butterwick, Nils Hybel, Wendy Childs, Maryanne Kowaleski, Stanka Kuzmova, Sarah Layfield, Richard D Oram, Emilia Jamroziak, Piotr Guzowski, Derek Keene, Tomasz Gromelski, Pawel Rutkowski, Benedict Wagner-Rundell, John Fudge, Brian Levack, Beata Cieszynska, Waldemar Kowalski, Arthur H. Williamson, M.St. Almut Hillebrand, Peter Paul Bajer, Roisin Healy, Dariusz Rolnik, Jan Wolenski, Aleksandra Koutny-Jones.

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