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Lech Walesa (1943- )

Politician, trade union activist and winner of Nobel Peace Prize in 1983. In 1990, he was elected the leader of Solidarity National Committee. From 1990-1995, he served as the Polish President. He is the author of books including: 'The Path of Hope' (1987), and 'The Path of Freedom' (1991).


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