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Repatriation and Resettlement of Ethnic Poles
Maps of Ethnic Groups


Ethnolinguistic Distribution, circa 1910

The complex issue ethnic groups of Central Europe

Ethnic Poles in the 20th Century

Major concentrations of Poles, circa 1900. Contains various Polish borders throughout the century.

Mixed ethnic groups around Wilno / Vilnius during inter-war period

Mixed ethnic groups in Lwów / Lviv region during inter-war period

See how much more intertwined the ethnic groups were in Eastern Galicia.

Ethnic Cleansing in Europe, 1944-1948



1, 2.  Magocsi, Paul Robert.  Historical Atlas of Central Europe.  University of Washington Press: 2002.

3, 4.  Davies, Norman.  God's Playground: A History of Poland: Volume II, 1795 to the Present.  Columbia University Press: 1982.

5.  Redrawing Nations: Ethnic Cleansing in East-Central Europe, 1944-1948.  Edited by Philipp Ther and Ana Siljak.  Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc: 2001.


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