Polish Ethnographers Books LLC

ISBN: 9781157383642

Published: May 30th 2010

Paperback

34 pages


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Polish Ethnographers  by  Books LLC

Polish Ethnographers by Books LLC
May 30th 2010 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 34 pages | ISBN: 9781157383642 | 6.68 Mb

Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski, Karol Daniel Kad?ubiec, OskarMorePurchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.

Chapters: Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski, Karol Daniel Kad?ubiec, Oskar Kolberg, Emil Korytko, Cezaria Baudouin de Courtenay Ehrenkreutz J?drzejewiczowa, Adam Ch?tnik, Roman Zawili?ski, Anna Czekanowska-Kukli?ska, Jan Stanis?aw Bystro?. Excerpt: Antoni Ferdynand Ossendowski (born May 27, 1876, Ludza (Polish: ), Russia, now Latvia - January 3, 1945, owin) was a Polish writer, journalist, traveler, globetrotter, explorer and university professor.

He is best known for his novels on Lenin and the Russian Civil War, a war in which he took part. Antoni Ferdynand Ossendowski was born May 27, 1876, on his familys manor near Ludza in the Vitebsk gubernate. He studied at the famous gymnasium in Kamieniec Podolski, but he moved with his father, a renowned doctor, to Saint Petersburg, where he graduated from a Russian-language school.

Then he joined the mathematical-physical faculty of the local university, where he studied chemistry. As an assistant to professor Aleksander Zalewski, he traveled to many distant areas, including Siberia, the Caucasus and the Altay Mountains. During the summer he was frequently enrolled as a ships writer on the Odessa-Vladivostok line, a job that allowed him to visit many parts of Asia, including Japan, Sumatra, China, Malaya and Indonesia.

For his description of his trip to Crimea and Constantinople he received his first royalty. His record of a trip to India (Chmura nad Gangesem: A Cloud Over the Ganges) gained the prestigious Petersburg Society of Literature prize. In 1899, after a students riot in Saint Petersburg, Ossendowski was forced to leave Imperial Russia and move to Paris, where he continued his studies at the Sorbonne, his professors being Maria Curie-Skodowska and Marcelin Berthelot. It is possible he received a doc...

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