Sergiusz Piasecki was one of the best known Polish language writers of the mid 20th century. His crowning achievement, Kochanek Wielkiej Niedźwiedzicy. Get this from a library! Kochanek Wielkiej Niedźwiedzicy. [Sergiusz Piasecki]. [Kochanek wielkiej niedzwiedzicy.] Lover of the Great Bear. [A novel.] (Translated by John Mann.). by Sergiusz Piasecki; John MANN, pseud. Print book. English.
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Sergiusz Piasecki – Wikipedia
Destitute, he found himself in a desperate situation. According to his own life story, he was looked after by stepmother Filomena Gruszewska, a devout Catholic, who openly disliked him. Trivia About Kochanek Wielkiej Bartosz rated it it was amazing Nov 29, Kira rated it it was amazing Sep 29, It is not known what underground organizations Piasecki belonged to as there is no proof of any.
Being a celebrity, he avoided meeting with numerous readers, neither did he like signing of books. Later, it was established that Piasecki was under the influence of cocaine, and he needed the money to cover bail for his friend, Antoni Niewiarowicz.
It is impossible to explain, said Andruszkiewicz, why so many of his official statements contain made up facts. Oskar rated it really liked it Nov 13, Piasecki became wielkij writer by chance. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Kochanek Wielkiej Niedźwiedzicy: (in 2 vols). Tom 2.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Perhaps the discrepancies came from his work as intelligence agent, but there is no way to confirm many of his personal stories.
Dec 31, Tom Aves rated it it was amazing Shelves: In the first Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy was again one o Sergiusz Piasecki was one of the most renowned Polish language writers of the 20th century. In February Piasecki was fired from the Polish intelligence. In early s, Piasecki skillfully organized whole web of Polish agents, covering the area of Soviet Belarus.
He once publicly declared that he would gladly take any job that would result in erasing Communism. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Foreign spies as a rule were all executed by the Soviets, while smugglers were only incarcerated for a few years. Haemorrhoid rated it it was amazing Dec 04, He was an illegitimate son of a russifed Polish nobleman Michal Piasecki and a Belarusian mother Niedzwkedzicy Kukalowicz, a servant working for the Piasecki family, whom Sergiusz never met.
His wartime noms de guerre were “Sucz”, “Kira” and “Konrad”. Fortunately, his former supervisors from the intelligence did not forget about kochanfk agent, and so instead of being executed, Piasecki ended up with 15 years imprisonment.
So, he wrote a satire The memoirs of a Red Army officerwhich presents a made-up diary of Mishka Zubov – an officer of the Red Armywho, together with his unit enters Poland niedzwwiedzicy September 17, After the war, Piasecki hid from the secret police for a year inside Poland. He might have stayed in a hotel. Living abroad, Piasecki did not stop writing.
The latter date was presented by Piasecki on several occasions, probably because he deliberately wanted to mislead the authorities.
Thomas – rated it really liked it Jun 23, Retrieved from ” https: On his tomb, located in Hastings CemeteryEngland, it is said that he was born on June 1, Allegedly, he discovered connections between Soviets and some Polish V.
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