Poland by James A. Michene: Poland by James A. Michene is all about the beautiful country of Poland.The writer covers all the issues related to this country. from the poor administration to the lack of the ability of controlling the crimes, this story has all the necessary information about the country. The writer has special and emotional attachment with the country and its inhabitants.Poland by James A. Michene will provide you the colourful glimpses into the past of the country as well as the present situation that is being faced and enjoyed by the citizens.
James Michener epic is more than a bedtime story; it’s an adventure. “Poland is a fantastic guide to a better knowledge of the country’s difficulties.” —From the Chicago Tribune James A. Michener’s massive tale spans eight turbulent centuries as three Polish families live out their fates. Counts Lubonski, lesser nobles Bukowksi, and peasants Buk are strongly united at times and cruelly split at others. Their common storey comes to a breathtaking conclusion in the historic showdown between ruthless Communists and rebellious farmers of the modern age. Poland by James A. Michene is about the historical background of the country.
With an inspiring tradition of resistance to brutal invaders, from barbarians to Nazis, and a heritage of pride that burns through eras of romantic passion and courageous solidarity, their common storey comes to a breathtaking conclusion in the historic showdown between ruthless Communists and rebellious farmers of the modern age. The book is written in an episodic fashion, and it covers the tale of three families and their numerous generations throughout Poland’s history. Poland by James A. Michene is very interesting story.
The three families (Buk, Bukowski, and Lubonski) and the other characters in the book are all made up. The tale, on the other hand, takes place throughout Poland’s history and features many historical figures. The events are mostly true to life, with fictional characters interacting. The book covers a period of nearly 700 years. The book begins with an acknowledgements section, maps of the plot’s location, an explanation of which characters are fictional versus historical, and a description of Polish society’s hierarchy. Today’s Buk vs. Today’s Bukowski (1981).Poland by James A. Michene is amazing story.
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Poland by James A. Michene
Szymon Bukowski, the fictional Minister of Agriculture of communist Poland, meets with Janko Buk, the leader of the farmers, in the village of Bukowo, to discuss agricultural issues and the prospect of founding a farmers’ union in Poland (an analogue for the current Solidarity movement). Both having ties to the small town, the two arrive at the meeting dimly knowing that they may be connected, but are unsure how until they discuss their ties to a local woman who was murdered by the invading Nazis 40 years prior. Poland by James A. Michene is very amusing presentation.
Poland by James A. Michene
The United States, Japan, Russia, and Western Europe are all paying attention to this historic conference. From the East: Invasion by Tatars in the years 1240 to 1241. This chapter tells the story of the historic Mongol invasion of Poland, the battle of Tursko, the Siege of Kraków and the Battle of Legnica. We meet the earliest ancestors of the modern-day characters in the first chapter, who have not yet acquired their family names, in addition to Krzysztof, a knight of modest means who will become the forefather of the novel’s powerful.
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From the West: Occupation by the Teutonic Knights in the late fourteenth century and the Battle of Grunwald. From the North: Invasion by Sweden and the Polish–Swedish wars taking place during the seventeenth century. This chapter describes the downfall of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth during the Deluge.
About the Writer:
James Michener, full name James Albert Michener, was an American novelist and short-story writer who, perhaps more than any other single author, made foreign environments accessible to Americans through fiction. He was born February 3, 1907? in New York City, New York?, United States, and died October 16, 1997 in Austin, Texas. He authored enormous and thorough works described as fictional documentaries, and he is most known for his books. Michener was discovered as a baby in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and his birth date and location are unknown.
Mabel Michener adopted him and raised him as a Quaker. He ran away from home when he was a teenager and went on to become a teacher and an editor. From 1944 to 1946, he worked as a naval historian in the South Pacific, and his early fiction is set there. In 1948, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his collection Tales of the South Pacific (1947), which depicted the South Pacific as exotic and strange yet still part of the human brotherhood.The anthology was eventually adapted for Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical South Pacific, which earned a Pulitzer Prize and was a box office success.
List of books by the Author
- Chesapeake by James A. Michene
- Iberia by James A. Michene
- Mexico by James A. Michene
- The Bridge at Andau by James A. Michene
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- Publisher : Dial Press Trade Paperback; Reprint edition (April 7, 2015)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 688 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0812986709
- ISBN-13 : 978-0812986709
- Item Weight : 1.12 pounds
- Dimensions : 5.45 x 1.41 x 8.27 inches
- Best Sellers Rank: #71,333 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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