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Heroes of Solidarity

Political, Philosophical, Psychological Perspectives
Second Edition 2011

Casimir J. Kowalski - South Carolina Stale University

Joseph P. Cangemi - Western Kentucky University

Hilary S. Czaplicki - Columbia University

Published by: McGraw Hill - Learning Solutions


A book about the founding members of Solidarity.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Dedication

Foreword - by Frank Spula, President, Polish American Congress

History of the Solidarity Leaders' Project
by Casimir J. Kowalski, Joseph P. Cangemi & Hilary S. Czaplicki

Solidarity Leaders

Pictorial Prelude to Heroes of Solidarity

The Rise of Lech Walesa - by Zbigniew Gach

Monsignor Henryk Jankowski: With God and Politics - by Jerzy Zaleski

Jan Krzysztof Bielecki: A Man Like Us In Politics - by Zbigniew Gach

Zbigniew Bujak: The Evolution of a Mature Politician - by Irena Pankow

Wladyslaw Frasyniuk: Sensible Pragmatist - by Ewa Nalewajko

Bronislaw Geremek: A Skeptical Optimist - by Franciszek Palowski

Jacek Kuron: Politician and Dreamer - by Ryszard Zelichowski

Tadeusz Mazowiecki: The Politics of Conciliation - by Tomasz Wolek

Adam Michnik: Politician and Educator - by Jan Skorzynski

Karol Modzelewski: Democrat in the Opposition - by Andrezej Friszke

Jan Olszewski: From Attorney to Prime Minister - by Urszula Doroszewska

Epilogue - by Hilary S. Czaplicki

Lessons from Solidarity -
Remarks from the 68th Annual Polish Institute of Arts & Sciences ofAmerica (PIASA) Conference

by Donald E. Pienkos, Leonard J. Baldyga & Wojciech Wioch