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New PDF release: A Disastrous Matter: The Polish Question in the Russian

By Henryk Glębocki

This ebook units out to offer the Polish-Russian clash the best way the elite of Russian society observed it. one in all its leader examine issues is the interplay among Russian public opinion, the coverage the Empire pursued on its uncompliant matters, and the impression the Polish clash had at the evolution of Russian political principles and events. a tremendous factor it addresses is the response of Russian society, its different political factions and social and philosophical traits and their dating to the Polish nationwide circulate, and the impression of the Polish query on their evolution. learn in different files and manuscript collections in Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, performed a basic position within the paintings for this book.

This ebook used to be initially released in Polish as Fatalna sprawa: Kwestia polska w rosyjskiej mysli politycznej (Kraków: Arcana, 2000). It used to be presented the Klio Prize, a prestigious Polish award for the easiest monograph on a historic topic. This English translation is an abridged model (about 0.33 of the book's unique size).

Henryk Glebocki is a historian focusing on japanese Europe and the Russian Empire, and holds an affiliate professorship on the Jagiellonian collage, Kraków. He has authored and co-authored numerous books at the background of imperative and japanese Europe, together with "Diabel Asmodeusz" w niebieskich binoklach i kraj przyszlosci. Hr. Adam Gurowski i Rosja, on count number Adam Gurowski, a Polish radical insurrectionary of 1863 who later became pro-Russian (Kraków: Arcana, 2012); Kresy Imperium. Szkice i materialy do dziejów polityki Rosji wobec jej peryferii (XVIII – XXI wiek), at the peripheries of the Russian Empire from the 18th to twenty first century, (Kraków: Arcana, 2006); The Underground, in highway to Independence – team spirit 1980-2005 (Warszawa: Volumen and K.K. NSZZ Solidarnosc, 2005); and Policja tajna przy robocie. Z dziejów panstwa policyjnego PRL, a booklet at the mystery police within the Polish People's Republic (Kraków: Arcana 2005)

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