This book of three leading Polish historians was written to outline the history of Poland to the international reader. This unique work tells the history of Poland systematically and succinctly. It is an invitation to discover the rich tradition and complex case of Poland from its beginnings to becoming a member of the European Union in the 20th century. As a result, this book has received very favourable reviews in Poland and abroad. The book is divided into three parts: the Middle Ages, modern times and the 20th and 21st century. The authors show the changes in state and nation, victories and defeats, successes and failures.
general reader interested in Central European history / general reader interested in Polish history / students of courses on Polish history