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Co się zdarzyło w roku 1867?
What Happened in 1867?

Author(s): Ewa Paczoska
Subject(s): Studies of Literature, Polish Literature, 19th Century
Published by: Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: year 1867; calendary; Galician autonomy; The International Exposition in Paris; Antoni Berezowski; assassination attempt
Summary/Abstract: The article recalls a series of events and situations creating in 1867 Polish and European‘sense of temporality’, which defi ned that year reality and different projects for the future(political, economic, cultural). The events described by the author include among others: politicalchanges in Galicia, Germany, Russia, Italy and France, The International Exposition in Paris,Antoni Berezowski’s assassination attempt on Tsar Alexander II and Smiles’ Polish reception.The author puts forward the thesis that generally 1867 was an important lesson of Polish andEuropean modernity.

  • Page Range: 56-69
  • Page Count: 13
  • Publication Year: 2019
  • Language: Polish