WorldCat Identities

DNA Poland Ltd

Overview
Works: 28 works in 48 publications in 1 language and 268 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vPolish  Drama  Television comedies 
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by DNA Poland Ltd
The struggles for Poland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Poland in the 20th century, told through archival films, newsreels, interviews, readings from novels and poems
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents through archival films, stills, interviews and readings, Poland's struggles to establish a government following the ratification of the new Polish constitution in 1921, and shows how political infighting led to the establishment of a military regime based on right-wing totalitarianism and officially sanctioned anti-Semitism. While workers and peasants struggled against this regime from within, Poland faced even greater threats from its aggressive neighbors, Stalin's Soviet Russia and Hitler's Nazi Germany
The workers' state, 1970-1980( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of Poland from the fall of Gomulka through the suppression of Solidarity, focusing upon the economic factors that led to the formation of the independent labor movement, and the response of the Warsaw leadership
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents how the vision of two Polish leaders, Josef Pilsudski and Roman Dmowski, along with a series of major events, provided the necessary catalysts for Poland to regain its sovereign status after years of domination by foreign powers
A Different world : Poland's Jews, 1919-1943( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the third in a series of 9 tapes that examines the struggle for an independent Poland
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the once vital and thriving community of Polish Jews and documents the events leading to Hitler's "final solution."
The Sweepers of squares, 1956-1970( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers Poland's history during the rule of Soviet-backed Władysław Gomułka, when promised reform proved illusory as the Communist Party further consolidated its power and all discussion and dissent were suppressed
In this life : 1900-1979( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the influence of the Polish Catholic Church during this century. Following World War I and the Russian Revolution, the church positioned itself on the political right as a reaction to Bolshevism. The events of World War II led the church to seek ways of surviving, adapting, and prospering in the midst of the new Communist State
Friends and neighbors, September 1939-January 1945( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the uneasy relationship between Poland and the Soviet Union that began with Stalin's secret pact with the Nazis and the partition of Poland, the disappearance of 8000 Polish officers and mass deportations of civilians but ended with the liberation of the country by the Soviet army, now allies, but only after it had refused to intercede on behalf of the Poles during the Warsaw uprisings
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the atrocities perpetrated against the Polish people during the German occupation. Special segments of this episode also set in relief the role and activities of the Polish Underground; the creation of the Soviet-inspired Communist resistance; and the 280,000 members of the Home Army in Warsaw, which led to an all-fated uprising against the Germans in 1944
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents through archival films, stills, interviews and readings the tremendous influence of the Catholic Church in Poland in this century. Shows how the Catholic Church, following WWI and the Russian Revolution, positioned itself on the political right as a reaction to secular Bolshevism and later scrambled to survive in post-WWII Communist Poland. Documents the creation of the Solidarity trade union and the Polish governments unprecedented agreement to legalize independent trade unions. Chronicles the impact of Solidarity from 1970-1980
Bright days of tomorrow : 1945-1956( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the sixth in a series of 9 tapes that examines the struggle for an independent Poland
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the tumultuous period from 1945-1956, when Polish Communists and the Soviet Army, under the banner of the Polish Workers Party, rose to power by deftly removing all opposition through electoral fraud and terror
Friends and neighbors : September 1939-January 1945( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the fifth in a series of 9 tapes that examines the struggle for an independent Poland
Occupation : September 1939-January 1945( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the fourth in a series of 9 tapes that examines the struggle for an independent Poland
Occupation, September 1939-January 1945( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the history of Poland from the country's partition through the liberation in Jan. 1945 by the advancing Russian armies, covering the mass deportations of Polish citizens, the suffering of the civilian population, and Polish resistance to the Nazis that culminated in the ill-fated Warsaw uprising. Includes extensive archival footage and interviews with eyewitnesses
Once upon a time : 1900-1923( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first in a series of 9 tapes that examines the struggle for an independent Poland
Sweepers of squares : 1956-1970( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reign of Wladyslaw Gomulka, from 1956 to 1970, was marked by riots and Russian troops encircling the capital. Interviews with world statemen and top Polish communists provide insights into this period
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents through archival films, stills, interviews and readings, the tumultuous period from 1945-1956, when Polish Communists, led by Bolesław Bierut and Władysław Gomułka and the Soviet Army, under the banner of the Polish Workers Party, rose to power by deftly removing all opposition through electoral fraud and terror. Along with the onset of the Cold War, the influence of Stalinism gave rise to a Soviet-style Six Year Plan, party propaganda and repression in Poland
The Struggles for Poland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documents the creation of the Solidarity trade union and the Polish Government's unprecedented agreement to legalize independent trade unions. Chronicles the impact of Solidarity from 1970-1980
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.28 for Once upon ... to 0.56 for Friends an ...)

Languages
English (40)