New books

  • The Diary. Five Notebooks from the Łódź Ghetto
    Dawid Sierakowiak The Diary. Five Notebooks from the Łódź Ghetto

    The scale of violence in the Holocaust is impossible to imagine for people living in the normal world.

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  • The Excluded
    Artur Domosławski The Excluded

    Artur Domosławski’s new book, “The Excluded”, devotes more than five hundred pages to people whom we’d rather not

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  • So There’ll Be No Traces
    Cezary Łazarewicz So There’ll Be No Traces

    We have a pretty clear picture of why the Communist regime in Poland collapsed in the late 1980s.

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  • Route 816
    Michał Książek Route 816

    For Europeans, the East always begins somewhere else. For West Germans it's on the Elbe, for Germans from

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  • Headstrong
    Elżbieta Cherezińska Headstrong

    The vividness of this novel, the liveliness of its narrative, the wonderful dialogues, the interesting social background: all

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  • Fynf und cwancyś
    Michał Witkowski Fynf und cwancyś

    In the early nineties of the last century, practically anyone who travelled from Poland to the West experienced

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  • Sluggy
    Maciej Płaza Sluggy

    When writers of the so-called peasant school – authors such as Wiesław Myśliwski, Edward Redliński, Julian Kawalec, or

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  • Basque Devil
    Zygmunt Haupt Basque Devil

    Zygmunt Haupt (1907–1975) is a remarkable writer, perhaps one of a kind, and, as sometimes is the fate

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  • Back Then: Life in Post-War Krakow
    Joanna Olczak-Ronikier Back Then: Life in Post-War Krakow

    Joanna Olczak-Ronikier’s memoirs are a tale without a happy ending, despite starting in 1945 when the war was

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