Battle of Warsaw – Turning …

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In the summer of 1920 the new Poland under Josef Pilsduksi stood with their backs to Warsaw against the Red Army. The Bolsheviks had advanced in the North and in the South and some of the Soviet leadership wanted to carry the revolution into Western Europe.

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Böhler, Jochen. Civil War in Central Europe, 1918-1921 (Oxford University Press, 2019)
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