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Białoszewski, Miron

Overview
Works: 152 works in 555 publications in 9 languages and 3,994 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives‡vPolish  Diaries  Records and correspondence 
Subject Headings: Authors, Polish 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Translator, Lyricist
Classifications: D765.2.W3, B
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A memoir of the Warsaw uprising by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

90 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Polish poet Miron Białoszewski was twenty-two on August 1, 1944, when he went on an errand for his mother and ran into history. With Soviet forces on the outskirts of Warsaw, the city revolted against five years of Nazi occupation, an uprising that began in a spirit of heroic optimism but ended tragically sixty-three days later. The Nazis fought back ruthlessly, reducing Warsaw to rubble while slaughtering some 200,000 people, mostly through mass execution. The Red Army simply looked on. Białoszewski's blow-by-blow account of the Uprising brings it alive in all its desperate urgency. Here we are in the shoes of a young man slipping back and forth across German lines, dodging sniper bullets, collapsing with exhaustion, rescuing the wounded, burying the dead. An indispensable and unforgettable act of witness, A Memoir of the Warsaw Uprising is also a major work of literature. Białoszewski writes in short, stabbing, splintered, breathless sentences attuned to "the glaring identity of 'now'." His book displays a wild whiteknuckled poetry that resists the terrible destruction it records
Szumy, zlepy, ciągi by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rozkurz by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teatr Osobny, 1955-1963 by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The revolution of things : selected poems of Miron Bialoszewski by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zawał by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donosy rzeczywistości by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utwory zebrane by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in Polish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stara proza ; Nowe wiersze by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in Polish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Przepowiadanie sobie : wybór próz by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Konstancin by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in Polish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wiersze by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

10 editions published in 1976 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wiersze wybrane i dobrane by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in Polish and Russian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Język poetycki Mirona Białoszewskiego by Stanisław Barańczak( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Polish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Było i było by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in Polish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utwory zebrane by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in Polish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tajny dziennik by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utwory zebrane by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in Polish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obroty rzeczy : wiersze by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mylne wzruszenia by Miron Białoszewski( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A memoir of the Warsaw uprising
Alternative Names
Bloševskij, Miron.

Bialoszewski, Miron.

Bjaloševskij, Miron.

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Miron Bialoşevski

Miron Białoszewski Polish writer

Miron Białoszewski polnischer Dichter

Miron Białoszewski polsk poet

Wanda Miron

Мирон Бялошевский

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