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National Library of Poland     View
This site includes catalogs and databases and information about collections, services, events, and exhibits.

Castles of Poland     View
Read about the history of Polish cities and see pictures and postcards of Polish castles.

On This Day: 30 August 1980: Polish Workers Win Trade Union Rights     View
Overview of the events surrounding this day in 1980 when "[s]triking Polish workers ... won a sweeping victory in a two-month battle with their Communist rulers for the right to independent trade unions and the right to strike." Provides a ...

London's Burning: The Great Fire of London 1666     View
"Explore the Great Fire, the most famous disaster in London's history, and find out how it shaped the city we know today. Based on the Museum of London's special exhibition, ... this micro-site features the objects, themes and people from the di ...

The Solidarity Phenomenon     View
(Note: the main page of this site can be glacially slow to load.) A history of the first trade union in Eastern Europe independent of Communist rule, chronologically organized along a timeline between 1980 and 1981. Each section has photographs, quot ...

Central Europe Online     View
"Produced daily, Central Europe Online contains a comprehensive mix of Daily News from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, and Slovenia with country home pages, special features, Travel and Cultural Information, and useful links to other ...

The Independent Press in Poland, 1976-1990     View
Listing of "independent publications -- books, journals, newspapers, bulletins, declarations, and leaflets in which a people spoke out against their government -- [which] proliferated during the two decades before the fall of communism in Poland ...

PolishRoots®: The Polish Genealogy Source     View
Searchable directory of "materials of interest to those researching their Polish ancestry." Although the site focuses on genealogical resources (for example, surname search, online forum, databases), it will be of interest to anyone looking ...

Holocaust Encyclopedia: Warsaw     View
Historical overview of the Holocaust in this city in Poland where the Warsaw Ghetto was established in 1940 with the decree that "required all Jewish residents of Warsaw to move into a designated area, which German authorities sealed off from th ...

The Warsaw Rising Museum     View
Website for this Warsaw, Poland, museum that conducts "research and teaching activities directly related to the Warsaw 1944 Rising and to the legacy of the Polish Underground State." Features history of the events surrounding the Warsaw Ghe ...



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