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A love story set against the background of Poland and the surrounding region during the turbulent years 1647-1649, when the country was torn by battles between warring noblemen internally and threatened in addition by armies from neighbouring countries. In the midst of this, Jan Skrzetuski, who is Polish, is caught in a romantic tussle with Ukrainian Bohun for the hand of a young noblewoman, Helena.

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