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"Male dziewczynki z duzej wsi" By Walerian Domanski A Polish Son in the Motherland: An American's Journey Home Against A Crimson Sky - A Novel
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This is the second collection of short stories in English by Walerian Domanski, after “The Dog called Hitler.” In his stories, the author presents the effect of the dilettante Communist government in Poland from the perspective of the common citizens. The author's search begins inauspiciously, but he soon meets a local wine merchant and her son, who are eager to reveal the secrets of Nowe Miasto Lubawskie, the town near which his grandmother was born. With them, he begins to master his ancestral langua Offering new hope for a conquered Poland, Napoleon Bonaparte comes calling in Warsaw, pleading for Polish money and soldiers to fight the very countries that have wiped Poland from the map.
Polish Language Text
by Leonard Kniffel By James Conroyd Martin
Busia: Seasons on the Farm with My Polish Grandmother Charcoal Sketches And Other Tales Fabryki dymu (Smoke factories) by Walerian Domanski
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Busia: Seasons on the Farm with My Polish Grandmother. The book chronicles one year in the life of a young boy and his grandmother on a farm in Michigan in the 1950s. Charcoal Sketches is a headlong satire on village life in Russian-ruled Polish territory after the failure of the Insurrection of 1863/64, This collection of 48 amazing stories with surprise endings is a very revealing look at problems of common people during communist Poland from 1944 to 1990. The book is rich in humor, satire and tragedy using simple language, but not simple actions.
by Leonard Kniffel By Henryk Sienkiewicz
English Translation by Adam Zamoyski
48 Short Stories
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Journey Into Poland: My Roots in Grandfather's Village Klasa Robotnicza Rządzi by Walerian Domanski Pan Tadeusz (bilingual edition), Softcover
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Journey Into Poland is a memoir about family and the search for my roots, but it’s more than that. I wanted to introduce you to its enchanting beauty; its friendly, obliging people; and sprinkle in some of its history one must know in order to understand Zbiór krótkich opowiadań dotyczacych problemów ludzi w komunistycznej Polsce. Humor, satyra, dramatyczne akcje. Nikt do tej pory nie pisal tak ciekawie i zarazem rzeczowo o komunizmie w Polsce Pan Tadeusz "Master Thaddeus", 1834 masterpiece, the great poetic epic describes the life of the Polish gentry in the early 19th century through a fictional account of the feud between two families of Polish nobles;
by Janet Hudon Hartman
Polish Language Text
Adam Mickiewicz
translated by Kenneth R. MacKenzie
Princes, Peasants, and Other Polish Selves Quo Vadis Sexy Little Girls From The Big Village By Walerian Domanski
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Princes, Peasants, and Other Polish Selves Written nearly a century ago and translated into over 40 languages, Quo Vadis has been a monumental work in the history of literature. W.S. Kuniczak, the foremost Polish American novelist and master translator of Sienkiewicz in this century, presents a mo This is the second collection of short stories in English by Walerian Domanski, after “The Dog called Hitler.” In his stories, the author presents the effect of the dilettante Communist government in Poland from the perspective of the common citizens.
by Thomas S. Gladsky by Henryk Sienkiewicz
New English Translation by W.S. Kuniczak
55 Short Stories
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Stranger in Our Midst - Images of the Jew in Polish Literature The Dark Domain The Dog Called Hitler by Walerian Domanski
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A vibrant community flourished in Poland from late in the tenth century until it was virtually annihilated in World War II. In this remarkable anthology, the first of its kind, Harold B. Segel offers translations of poems and prose works-mainly fiction- b "The Dark Domain is a collection of psycho-fantasies, doom-saturated tales of lonely men lost in hostile terrain, but the melancholy lifts to provide wonderful odd scenes, like the watchmaker whose death stops all the town clocks and the phantom train tha It is a collection of short stories awarded 2015 Art Fellowship from Kresge Arts n Detroit ( sponsored by Kresge Foundation). Humor, satire, and dramatic events in Communist Poland. Written in simple language; but actions are not simple. Heart breaking
Edited with an introduction by: Harold B. Segel By Stefan Grabinski
Translated By Miroslaw Lipinski
48 Short Stories
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The Family Tree Polish, Czech And Slovak Genealogy Guide The History of Polish Literature The Manuscript Found in Saragossa
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Trace your Eastern European ancestors from American shores back to the old country. This in-depth guide will walk you step-by-step through the exciting--and challenging--journey of finding your Polish, Czech, or Slovak roots. This book is a survey of Polish letters and culture from its beginnings to modern times. Czeslaw Milosz updated this edition in 1983 and added an epilogue to bring the discussion up to date. Still the only book of its kind and the standard for Polish lite The Manuscript Found in Saragossa
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by Czeslaw Milosz Jan Potocki - Author
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Treasury of Love Poems By Adam Mickiewicz Treasury of Polish Love Poems, Volume 2
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Treasury of Love Poems - Adam Mickiewiecz (1798 - 1855), the great poet of Poland, was born two hundred years ago on December 24, 1798. To commemorate this event, Hippocrene Books presents this bilingual volume of his poems having love as their theme. Five centuries of Polish poetry are represented by 50 poems of more than 30 of Poland's finest poets, including Novel Prize winner Wislawa Szymborska as well as Adam Mickiewicz, Zygmunt Krazinski, and Boleslaw Lesmian, appear in this bilingual compilation
By Adam Mickiewicz Edited and translated by Miroslaw Lipinski
   
 
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