Poland

Poland in the Irish Nationalist Imagination, 1772-1922: Anti-Colonialism within Europe

Poland in the Irish Nationalist Imagination, 1772-1922: Anti-Colonialism within Europe by Róisín Healy
English | 22 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 3319434306 | 321 Pages | PDF | 3.19 MB

This book explores the assertions made by Irish nationalists of a parallel between Ireland under British rule and Poland under Russian, Prussian and Austrian rule in the long nineteenth century. Poland loomed large in the Irish nationalist imagination, despite the low level of direct contact between Ireland and Poland up to the twenty-first century.

Twenty Years with the Jewish Labor Bund : A Memoir of Interwar Poland  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 16, 2017
Twenty Years with the Jewish Labor Bund : A Memoir of Interwar Poland

Twenty Years with the Jewish Labor Bund : A Memoir of Interwar Poland
by Bernard Goldstein and Marvin S. Zuckerman
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1557537496 | 392 Pages | ePUB | 14.6 MB

Bernard Goldstein's memoir describes a hard world of taverns, toughs, thieves, and prostitutes; of slaughterhouse workers, handcart porters, and wagon drivers; and of fist-and gunfights with everyone from anti-Semites and Communists to hostile police, which is to say that it depicts a totally different view of life in prewar Poland than the one usually portrayed.
Democracy in Poland: Representation, participation, competition and accountability since 1989

Democracy in Poland: Representation, participation, competition and accountability since 1989 by Anna Gwiazda
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0415493501 | 176 Pages | PDF | 1.69 MB

The Great Immigration: Scots in Cracow and Little Poland, Circa 1500-1660 (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 9, 2017
The Great Immigration: Scots in Cracow and Little Poland, Circa 1500-1660 (repost)

Waldemar Kowalski, "The Great Immigration: Scots in Cracow and Little Poland, Circa 1500-1660"
English | ISBN: 900430309X | 2015 | 330 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Privatising Capital: The Commodification of Poland’s Welfare State  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 4, 2017
Privatising Capital: The Commodification of Poland’s Welfare State

Privatising Capital: The Commodification of Poland’s Welfare State (Studies in Social Sciences, Philosophy and History of Ideas) by Gavin Rae
English | 2015 | ISBN: 3631657323 | 202 pages | PDF | 8 MB

The Last King of Poland  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 1, 2017
The Last King of Poland

Adam Zamoyski, "The Last King of Poland"
ISBN: 0224035487, 0781806038, 0753804964 | 1992 | EPUB | 560 pages | 772 KB

God's Playground: A History of Poland, Volume 2: 1795 to the Present, 2 edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 19, 2017
God's Playground: A History of Poland, Volume 2: 1795 to the Present, 2 edition

God's Playground: A History of Poland, Volume 2: 1795 to the Present, 2 edition by Norman Davies
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0231128193 | 591 pages | PDF | 86,3 MB
Composing the Party Line: Music and Politics in Early Cold War Poland and East Germany (Central European Studies)

Composing the Party Line: Music and Politics in Early Cold War Poland and East Germany (Central European Studies) by DavidG. Tompkins
English | Sep. 15, 2013 | ISBN: 1557536473 | 314 Pages | PDF | 17 MB

This book examines the exercise of power in the Stalinist music world as well as the ways in which composers and ordinary people responded to it. It presents a comparative inquiry into the relationship between music and politics in the German Democratic Republic and Poland from the aftermath of World War II through Stalin’s death in 1953, concluding with the slow process of de-Stalinization in the mid-to late-1950s.

Religion, Politics, and Values in Poland: Continuity and Change Since 1989  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Jan. 11, 2017
Religion, Politics, and Values in Poland: Continuity and Change Since 1989

Sabrina Ramet, Irena Borowik, "Religion, Politics, and Values in Poland: Continuity and Change Since 1989"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1137448334 | 341 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Insight Guide: Pocket Poland (Insight Pocket Guides)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Jan. 10, 2017
Insight Guide: Pocket Poland (Insight Pocket Guides)

Insight Guides, "Insight Guide: Pocket Poland (Insight Pocket Guides)"
English | ISBN: 1780055307 | 2016 | EPUB | 144 pages | 8 MB