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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Kira rated it it was amazing Sep 29, Conversely, Piasecki hated the Russian school — as he later explained — and in the seventh grade, armed with a pistol attacked the teacher.

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In the summer ofPiasecki fought in the Battle of Radzyminand this experience tied him with Poland for the rest of his life. In late s he came to the conclusion that humor was the best weapon to fight the Communists.

He once publicly declared that he would gladly take any job that would result in erasing Communism. The publication and resulting popularity of the book became the catalyst for getting Piasecki out of prison.


Ijon Tichy rated it it was amazing Jul 30, Trivia About Kochanek Wielkiej No trivia or quizzes yet. Open Preview See wielkisj Problem?

Return to Book Page. In late JulyPiasecki was wandering in the forests south of Wilno. As he was regarded a troublesome prisoner, he was often kept in isolation ward, where he got sick with tuberculosis. In late and earlyPiasecki went to Otwock and Nieczwiedzicyto recuperate.

Zubov claims in his “diary” that his only purpose is to kill all the bourgeoisie who possess watches and bicycles.

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There is no proof of his residency amongst the Vilnius city dwellers. The book sold out within a month, it was the third most popular publication of interwar Poland.

Allegedly, he discovered connections between Soviets and some Polish V.

After the war, Piasecki hid from the secret police for a year inside Poland. However, Piasecki refused to kill him, and later it was revealed niedzwirdzicy Mackiewicz’s accusations had been made up by the Soviets.

Kochanek Wielkiej Niedźwiedzicy: (in 2 vols). Tom 2. by Sergiusz Piasecki

Perhaps the discrepancies came from his work as intelligence agent, but there is no way to confirm many of his personal stories. There, he incited another riot, and was moved to Koronowo and later to Wronki. His most famous work, Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy The lover of Ursa Majorpublished inwas the third most popular book of the interbellum Poland.


In the first Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy was again one of the most sold book in the country, according to the Rzeczpospolita daily.


He was an illegitimate son of a russifed Polish nobleman Michal Piasecki and a Belarusian mother Klaudia Kukalowicz, a servant working for the Piasecki family, whom Sergiusz never met. Sergiusz Piasecki was one of the most renowned Polish language writers of the 20th century.

His supervisors were very pleased with his work, but they did not have enough money kochanfk cover all expenses incurred by Piasecki and the growing number of his men. Atwayoi rated it it was ok Jul 04, InPiasecki moved to England, his name can be found on a resolution of Union of Polish Writers in Exile, which urged all concerned to stop publishing in the Communist-occupied country. Sergiusz Piasecki died in in London at the age of Thanks for telling us about the problem.