The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in Poland, in Katowice Województwo, in the Upper Silesian conurbation. Population, 34,700 (1976). Economic activities include the mining of hard coal and the production of porcelain and faience.
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