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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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He stole from them 1, zlotysa gold watch and other items. Thus, a Belarusian unit under Polish command was created, and soon Piasecki was transferred to Warsaw ‘s school of infantry cadets.

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

Moreover, this was not only about the money. His childhood was very difficult also, because children at school mocked his Polish roots, calling him “Lach” which, in loose translation, is the Russian equivalent of the ethnic slur Polack. Retrieved from ” https: 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. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

As a leader of a rebellion, he was moved to Rawicz. Niedzwiefzicy the first Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy wirlkiej again one o Sergiusz Piasecki was one of the most renowned Polish language writers of the 20th century. Stirlitz rated it it was amazing Oct 25, Piasecki became fluent in Polish as an adult.


Foreign spies as a rule were all executed by the Soviets, while smugglers were only incarcerated for a few years.

According to his own life story, he was looked after by stepmother Filomena Gruszewska, a kochznek Catholic, who openly disliked him.

Sentenced to jail, he escaped while in prison, and thus his formal education ended.

Sergiusz Piasecki

Later, it was established that Piasecki was under the influence of cocaine, and he needed the money to cover bail for his friend, Antoni Niewiarowicz.

Artur Rogucki rated it it niedzwiedzciy amazing Nov 20, Later, he wrote two books about his war activities.

According to his autobiographical writing, at the time of the Bolshevik takeover of Russia in NovemberPiasecki at age sixteen, found himself in Moscow. In early s, Piasecki skillfully niddzwiedzicy whole web of Polish agents, covering the area of Soviet Belarus.

Plenty Smart rated it it was amazing Jan 10, Bogdan Sarazhynski rated it it was amazing Oct 09, Andrzej Babirecki rated it niedzwieezicy was amazing Oct 03, In late JulyPiasecki was wandering in the forests south of Wilno.

Kochanek Wielkiej Niedźwiedzicy: (in 2 vols). Tom 2.

Perhaps the discrepancies came from his work as intelligence agent, but there is no way to confirm many of his personal stories. These events were later described by him in Kochanek Wielkiej Niedzwiedzicy.


Bohatyr rated niedzwiezicy really liked it Feb 08, This provided him with a fortune, but Piasecki did not keep the money to himself. Return to Book Page. He once publicly declared that he would gladly take any job that would result in erasing Communism.


Dominik rated it really liked it Mar 18, Sergiusz Piasecki Polish pronunciation: So, he wrote a satire The memoirs of a Red Army officerwhich presents a made-up diary of Mishka Zubov – an officer of the Red Armywho, together with his unit enters Poland on September 17, Bartosz rated it it was amazing Nov 29, Open Preview See a Problem? His supervisors were very pleased with his wielkiejj, but they did not have enough money to cover all expenses incurred by Piasecki niedzwiexzicy the growing number of his men.

Another one of his novels, an anti-Soviet satire Zapiski oficera Armii Czerwonej The memoirs of a Red Army officerhad already been reprinted several times.

It is not known what underground organizations Piasecki belonged to as there is no proof of any. Allegedly, he discovered connections between Soviets and some Polish V. Views Read Edit View history.