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2 edition of Poland to America found in the catalog.

Poland to America

John Konderla

Poland to America

by John Konderla

  • 193 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by RoseDog Books in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polish Americans,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by John Konderla ; transcribed by Daphne Konderla and Zelda Konderla
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.P7 K814 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination101 p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25353184M
    ISBN 109781434990198
    LC Control Number2007909087

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Poland to America by John Konderla Download PDF EPUB FB2

I read this book as preparation for a trip to Poland later in the year. It was an excellent broad-brush and largely readable introduction to the broad sweep of Polish have been critical of dumbed-down generalisation and other "inaccuracy". I can't really comment but the book certainly served my purpose/5().

On Oct. 14,a distinguished citizen of Poland named Leopold Kotnowski came to the White House with a greeting card for the Author: Michael Ruane.

This is the best, most comprehensive book about Poland's long and rich history. There is so much in this book that I did not know about!!. Plus, it is a very enjoyable read. More fun than a novel. The writer beautifully illustrates the events that take place in Poland's history.

Also, the maps of the changing Polish borders are excellent!!Cited by: America barely took notice of Poland. On first reading both books, I thought that there was no way that the same I thought this was a great read.

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Poland to America. $ (No reviews on Ma He was the third son born to Anton and Filomena Konderla, who immigrated from Poland in John graduated from Crozier Tech High School in Dallas in June of He joined the Navy in February of and was discharged in July of Zelda.

This book is dedicated to Johns. In an appealing manner, Polish Immigrants describes early immigration, the terrible conditions in Poland, the effect of inducements from America, and the changing conditions in the United States and their effect on Polish Americans. The many problems new arrivals faced are explored and the group's history is then traced.

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It is located at a geographic crossroads that links the forested lands of northwestern Europe to the sea lanes of the Atlantic Ocean and the fertile plains of the Eurasian frontier. Poland’s capital city is Warsaw, and. 7 Partitioned Poland, – –3 8 Rebirth of the Polish state, –23 –9 9 Inter-war Poland: a land of many nationalities and faiths –7 10 Poland during the Second World War, –44 –1 11 Poland’s ‘move to the west’, –7 12 Poland and its ‘new’ neighbours, – –3 xii List of.

Again, we need recognition, understanding, and to listen to the voices of others in order to create a more accepting world. So to that end, below please find ten novels (plus a bonus) about the immigrant experience in America, all published in the last ten years.

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