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

Marcin rated it really liked it Dec 15, As a leader of a rebellion, he was moved to Rawicz. Even though he had never been a member of the Home Army he said he worked for its executive branch No 2, which — like many of his stories — was never confirmed[4] he wielmiej cooperated with the Polish resistance, and in became an executioner, carrying out capital punishment sentences handed down by underground Polish courts.

It is not possible to say whether his evacuation card is authentic.


Thomas – rated it really liked it Jun 23, Jacek Musial rated it it was amazing Dec 04, Retrieved from ” https: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. His supervisors were very pleased with his work, but they did not have enough money to cover all expenses incurred by Piasecki and the growing number of his men.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. He needed it to bribe the Soviet prison guards, as his men were frequently caught and incarcerated. Also, he was at odds with his fellow smugglers. Artur Rogucki rated it it was amazing Nov 20, Refresh and try again.


Sergiusz Piasecki

Bartosz rated it it was wie,kiej Nov 29, Trivia About Kochanek Wielkiej In February Piasecki was fired from the Polish intelligence. There is no proof of his residency amongst the Vilnius city dwellers.

Sergiusz Piasecki Polish pronunciation: After the war, Piasecki hid from the secret police for a year inside Poland. Goodreads helps you keep track of books niedswiedzicy want to kochanel. According to his own life story, he was looked after by stepmother Filomena Gruszewska, a devout Catholic, who openly disliked him.

In the first Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy was again one o Sergiusz Piasecki was one of the most renowned Polish language writers of the 20th century. The publication and resulting popularity of the book became the catalyst for getting Piasecki out of prison. During the occupation of Poland, he was offered a chance to move to Francebut refused and decided to stay in his occupied homeland.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Fortunately, his former supervisors from the intelligence did not forget about their agent, and so instead of being executed, Piasecki ended up with 15 years imprisonment. Want to Read klchanek. In late and earlyPiasecki went to Otwock and Zakopaneto recuperate.

Piasecki became wieliej writer by chance. Haemorrhoid rated it it was amazing Dec 04, It is not known what underground organizations Piasecki belonged to as there is no proof of any.

Pawian rated it it was amazing Feb 05, Another one of his novels, an anti-Soviet satire Zapiski oficera Armii Czerwonej The memoirs of a Red Army officerhad already been kochxnek several times.


In early s, Piasecki skillfully organized whole web of Polish agents, covering the area of Soviet Belarus. 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. On his tomb, located in Hastings CemeteryEngland, it is said that he was born on June 1, The book sold out within a month, it was the third most popular publication of interwar Poland. Thus, a Belarusian unit under Polish command was created, and soon Piasecki was transferred to Warsaw ‘s school of infantry cadets.

His most famous work, Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy The lover of Ursa Majorpublished inwas the third most popular book of the interbellum Poland. Kira rated it it was amazing Sep 29, A few days later, Piasecki and Niewiarowicz robbed a suburban niedzwieezicy near Wilno, and, due to Niewiarowicz’s lover’s confession, they were caught, tried and put in jail in Lida. He might have stayed in a hotel.

Open Preview See a Problem? Agnieszka Drozd rated it really liked it Jan 23, Foreign spies as a rule were all executed by the Soviets, while smugglers were only incarcerated for a few years. Jacek rated it really liked it Sep 26,