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Author Gibson, Hugh, 1883-1954, author.

Title An American in Warsaw Selected Writings of Hugh S. Gibson, US Minister to Poland, 1919-1924 / edited and annotated by Vivian Hux Reed; with M.B.B. Biskupski, Jochen Böhler, and Jan-Roman Potocki
Published [Rochester, NY] : University of Rochester Press, 2018 (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)


Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 546 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates )
Series Rochester studies in East and Central Europe, 1528-4808 ; v. 22
Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Foreword; A Few Things about My Father; Acknowledgments; Chronology; Introduction; 1 A New Observer in a New Poland: 1919; 2 A Wild Ride: 1920; 3 Aftermath and Rebuilding: 1921; 4 A Wedding and a Funeral: 1922; 5 Stabilization: 1923; 6 Changes in the Wind: 1924; Epilogue; List of Publications by Hugh S. Gibson; Selected Bibliography; Index
Summary "Hugh Gibson, US Minister to Poland from 1919 to 1924, recorded his involvement with the rocky first years of Polish statehood in this collection of official dispatches and personal letters."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-538) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Gibson, Hugh, 1883-1954 -- Correspondence
Gibson, Hugh, 1883-1954
Americans -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography
Diplomats -- United States -- Biography
Jews -- Poland -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Political culture -- Poland -- History -- 20th century
HISTORY / Europe / Eastern
International relations
Jews -- Social conditions
Political culture
Politics and government
Social conditions
Poland -- Politics and government -- 1918-1945 -- Sources
Poland -- Relations -- United States
United States -- Relations -- Poland
Poland -- Social conditions -- 1918-1945.
Poland -- Politics and government -- 1918-1945.
Poland -- Warsaw
United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Personal correspondence
Form Electronic book
Author Potocki, Jan-Roman, editor
Böhler, Jochen, 1969- editor.
Biskupski, M. B. B., editor
Reed, Vivian Hux, editor
Project Muse.
LC no. 2018026851
ISBN 9781787443518
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