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By Henryk Glębocki

This ebook units out to offer the Polish-Russian clash the best way the elite of Russian society observed it. considered one of its leader learn issues is the interplay among Russian public opinion, the coverage the Empire pursued on its uncompliant matters, and the influence the Polish clash had at the evolution of Russian political rules and pursuits. an immense factor it addresses is the response of Russian society, its varied political factions and social and philosophical developments and their dating to the Polish nationwide flow, and the impression of the Polish query on their evolution. study in different documents and manuscript collections in Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, performed a primary position within the paintings for this book.

This ebook used to be initially released in Polish as Fatalna sprawa: Kwestia polska w rosyjskiej mysli politycznej (Kraków: Arcana, 2000). It was once presented the Klio Prize, a prestigious Polish award for the simplest monograph on a historic topic. This English translation is an abridged model (about 0.33 of the book's unique size).

Henryk Glebocki is a historian focusing on japanese Europe and the Russian Empire, and holds an affiliate professorship on the Jagiellonian college, Kraków. He has authored and co-authored numerous books at the heritage of primary and jap Europe, together with "Diabel Asmodeusz" w niebieskich binoklach i kraj przyszlosci. Hr. Adam Gurowski i Rosja, on count number Adam Gurowski, a Polish radical insurrectionary of 1863 who later grew to become pro-Russian (Kraków: Arcana, 2012); Kresy Imperium. Szkice i materialy do dziejów polityki Rosji wobec jej peryferii (XVIII – XXI wiek), at the peripheries of the Russian Empire from the 18th to twenty first century, (Kraków: Arcana, 2006); The Underground, in street to Independence – harmony 1980-2005 (Warszawa: Volumen and K.K. NSZZ Solidarnosc, 2005); and Policja tajna przy robocie. Z dziejów panstwa policyjnego PRL, a ebook at the mystery police within the Polish People's Republic (Kraków: Arcana 2005)

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