Poland"s politicized army

communists in uniform by George C. Malcher

Publisher: Praeger in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Poland
Published: Pages: 287 Downloads: 73
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  • Poland. Wojsko Polskie -- Political activity.,
  • Poland -- Politics and government -- 1980-1989.

Edition Notes

StatementGeorge C. Malcher.
LC ClassificationsUA829.P7 M26 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2844848M
ISBN 100030717361
LC Control Number84006894

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Malcher, George C. (George Charles). Poland's politicized army. New York: Praeger, (OCoLC) It is the interesting thesis of this book, by a Polish-born author who has lived in Britain since World War II, that Poland's military leadership over the years has created its own "military Communist party" with the capability of exerting influence and control far beyond the confines of the army itself, in the service of communism and of the U.S.S.R.

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Poland’s Growing Military Power By ISN Security Watch -AM CDT. Join Our Community. Experiencing anxiety following the halting of US missile defense plans in. U.S. Army soldiers are welcomed in Zagan, Poland, Jan. 12, First U.S. troops arrived at the Zagan base in western Poland as part of deterrence force of some 1, troops to be based here.

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The Economist. TZ forcing Poles to go underground with the Home Army to continue the fight.“We supposedly had. Poland currently spends percent of its GDP on the army, with a further surge in its defense budget set for It's one of the highest rates of military spending.

Last year Poland spent $ billion on 48 US-built F fighters, according to The Economist. With the exception of two light tank brigades and four tank battalions and a handful of hopelessly under performing flying machines(*), the Polish army of was very much the Polish army that had defeated the Bolsheviks in The Polish mili.

Martial law in Poland (Polish: Stan wojenny w Polsce) refers to the period between 13 December and 22 Julywhen the authoritarian communist government of the Polish People's Republic drastically restricted normal life by introducing martial law and a military junta in an attempt to throttle political opposition, in particular the Solidarity on: Poland.

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This book takes little-known Polish documentary sources to provide a look at the battles from the perspective of the Polish Army. The Church in Poland and the events of March Analyzing the position of the Polish Bishops' Conference, we should notice the distinction it made between justifiable criticism of the regime for its approach to university students on the one hand and the Catholics' improper interference with disputes taking place within the communist party on the other, observes Prof.

Modernizing Poland’s Armed Forces. Poland is in the midst of a wide-ranging process of modernizing its armed forces, on which it will spend around $15 billion by In particular, much of these funds will be allocated to the purchase of. Political: The Republic of Poland was declared a Constitution on April 2, It is a Democratic state.

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(For more details, see the first Comment). I.The Polish Army in provides a detailed account of the planning, strategy, organization and equipment that made up the force that first faced the Blitzkrieg and the Soviet over illustrations and maps - many in color - The Polish Army in allows the reader to understand what happened and why the contest may not have bee uneven as is sometimes portrayed.4/5(1).

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and Polish troops during an official ceremony in Zagan, Poland (DVIDS).