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The Resource In search of lost meaning : the new Eastern Europe, Adam Michnik ; edited by Irena Grudzinska Gross ; translated by Roman S. Czarny, with a foreword by Vaclav Havel and an introduction by John Darnton, (electronic resource)

In search of lost meaning : the new Eastern Europe, Adam Michnik ; edited by Irena Grudzinska Gross ; translated by Roman S. Czarny, with a foreword by Vaclav Havel and an introduction by John Darnton, (electronic resource)

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In search of lost meaning : the new Eastern Europe
Title
In search of lost meaning
Title remainder
the new Eastern Europe
Statement of responsibility
Adam Michnik ; edited by Irena Grudzinska Gross ; translated by Roman S. Czarny, with a foreword by Vaclav Havel and an introduction by John Darnton
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Language
  • eng
  • pol
  • eng
Summary
In this new collection of essays, Adam Michnik--one of Europe's leading dissidents--traces the post-cold-war transformation of Eastern Europe. He writes again in opposition, this time to post-communist elites and European Union bureaucrats. Composed of history, memoir, and political critique, In Search of Lost Meaning shines a spotlight on the changes in Poland and the Eastern Bloc in the post-1989 years. Michnik asks what mistakes were made and what we can learn from climactic events in Poland's past, in its literature, and the histories of Central and Eastern Europe. He calls attention to pivo
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Michnik, Adam
Dewey number
303.48/4094380904
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HM665
LC item number
.M53413 20011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Grudzińska-Gross, Irena
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  • Social ethics
  • Social ethics
  • Social change
  • Social change
  • Europe, Central
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Poland
  • Social change
  • Social change
  • Social ethics
  • Social ethics
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Poland
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Central
Label
In search of lost meaning : the new Eastern Europe, Adam Michnik ; edited by Irena Grudzinska Gross ; translated by Roman S. Czarny, with a foreword by Vaclav Havel and an introduction by John Darnton, (electronic resource)
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http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=46D4964F-60C1-4F27-91E3-AA0CD614E85A
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Includes index
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multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword: About Michnik; Editor's Note; Introduction; PART I. ANNIVERSARIES; 1. Poland at the Turning Point: Fifteen Years of Transformation, Fifteen Years of Gazeta Wyborcza; 2. In Search of Lost Meaning: The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement; 3. Rage and Shame, Sadness and Pride: The Twenty-Fourth Anniversary of the Imposition of Martial Law; 4. The Bitter Memory of Budapest: The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Budapest Uprising; PART II. THE WORK OF HATRED; 5. The Sadness of the Gutter; 6. Accusers and Traitors; 7. The Accusers and the Noncivic Acts
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ocn707080705
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1 online resource (xix, 224 p.)
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online
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9780520949478
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(electronic bk.)
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not applicable
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remote
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(OCoLC)707080705
Label
In search of lost meaning : the new Eastern Europe, Adam Michnik ; edited by Irena Grudzinska Gross ; translated by Roman S. Czarny, with a foreword by Vaclav Havel and an introduction by John Darnton, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=46D4964F-60C1-4F27-91E3-AA0CD614E85A
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword: About Michnik; Editor's Note; Introduction; PART I. ANNIVERSARIES; 1. Poland at the Turning Point: Fifteen Years of Transformation, Fifteen Years of Gazeta Wyborcza; 2. In Search of Lost Meaning: The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement; 3. Rage and Shame, Sadness and Pride: The Twenty-Fourth Anniversary of the Imposition of Martial Law; 4. The Bitter Memory of Budapest: The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Budapest Uprising; PART II. THE WORK OF HATRED; 5. The Sadness of the Gutter; 6. Accusers and Traitors; 7. The Accusers and the Noncivic Acts
Control code
ocn707080705
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 224 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949478
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707080705
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