Heart of Europe: A Short History of Poland

Heart of Europe: A Short History of Poland

by Norman Davies
     
 

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In this evocative account, Norman Davies provides a key to understanding the social and political inheritance of modern Poland. Beginning with Solidarity and the immediate concerns of the period since 1945, Davies works backward through time to highlight the themes and traditions of the past which are still alive in the present. Davies shows that Poland is the

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In this evocative account, Norman Davies provides a key to understanding the social and political inheritance of modern Poland. Beginning with Solidarity and the immediate concerns of the period since 1945, Davies works backward through time to highlight the themes and traditions of the past which are still alive in the present. Davies shows that Poland is the heart of Europe in more than just the geographical sense—it is a country whose fate is a matter of vital concern to European civilization as a whole.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192851529
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/01/1986
Series:
Oxford Paperbacks Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 7.75(h) x 1.44(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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