History of Poland
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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Poland - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Poland,
  • Eastern Europe - Poland,
  • History / General,
  • Eastern Europe - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12272942M
ISBN 101579581013
ISBN 109781579581015

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His family originates from Poland, which his parents fled when it was invaded by Germany and Russia in A historian with a singular command of languages, he has authored over a dozen books, including Warsaw Lenin's Failed Conquest of Europe and the bestselling Moscow Cited by: It is the most up-to-date history of Poland ski, an expert on the history of Poland, provides an overview of Poland today, its geographic, economic and political realities, a 5/5(1).   Poland: A History. Adam Zamoyski first wrote his history of Poland two years before the collapse of the Soviet Union. This substantially revised and updated edition sets the Soviet era in the context of the rise, fall and remarkable rebirth of an indomitable nation.4/5. "This book is much more than an account for the disgraceful sellout of Poland to the Soviet Union by the west and the brutal imposition of a Soviet puppet state. It is nothing less than a one-volume history of Poland from

The Top 10 Books about Poland During World War II 1. No Simple Victory: World War II in Europe, –, by Norman Davies. 2. Katyn: A Crime Without Punishment, edited by Anna M. Cienciala, Natalia S. Rediscovering a Hidden Archive From the Warsaw Ghetto, Author: Newsweek Staff. One of classic books about Polish history is "God's Playground" by Norman Davies. As it's of English author, it should be easily reachable in English. It was published in so you'd rather find other position for modern history, let's say +. This book outlines Poland's turbulent and complex history, from its medieval Christian origins to the reassertion of that Christian and European heritage after forty-five years of communism. It describes Poland's transformation since , and explains how Poland navigated its way into a new Commonwealth of Nations in the European by: The Romans never conquered Poland: a source of pride to its first native chronicler, Bishop Vincent of Krako´w, writing around , but a nuisance to the modern historian. Since Rome neither subjugated, nor abandoned Poland, there is no widely recognizable Year One from which to launch a historical survey. The year AD.

An inseparable part of western civilization, Poland's intricate history extends from ancient tribes, Catholic baptism, rule of kings, cultural prosperity, expansionism and becoming one of the largest European powers to its collapse and partitions, World War I, World War II, .   In History of Poland, Kanski offers readers key information on the background, biography and legacies of significant figures. The book also contains information regarding key historical and military events and explore how individuals helped to shape the outcome of these conflicts.   The story about the kingdom was well known for centuries, but it doesn't appear in history books at school. Officially, the story of Poland starts in , with Mieszko I and his tribe called Polanie. Regarding the history of Poland, authors usually start with stories about tribes that lived in the area, but later they explain that the first Author: Ancient-Origins.   Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Cambridge [u.a.]Pages: