Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Beck, Jozef, ; Format: Book; p. ; 21 cm. Józef Beck was a Polish statesman who served the Second Republic of Poland as a diplomat . It was then that he wrote a volume of memoirs, Ostatni raport ( Final Report). Melchior Wańkowicz, a popular Polish journalist, met Beck in the. Get this from a library! Ostatni raport. [Józef Beck; Marian Wojciechowski].

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It secured Soviet support in a war, a heavy flow of Soviet food and oil, and an agreement to partition Poland and split up the Baltic states. Europe — Politics and government — Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

There’s becl problem loading this menu right now. He is not bothered by the fact that Lord Halifax wants to recreate the Curzon Line. To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. In spite of the agreement between them, France and Britain refused to help Poland directly, though both of them did declare war two days after the German invasion.

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Beck is most famous for being Polish foreign minister in the s, when he largely set Polish foreign policy. With his nation caught between two large, hostile powers — Germany and the Soviet Union — Beck sometimes pursued accommodation with them and sometimes defied them, trying to take advantage of their mutual antagonism.


In his international diplomacy, Beck sought to maintain a fine balance in Poland’s relations with its two powerful neighbours. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Retrieved from ” https: Poland was almost certainly the most disliked and her Foreign Minister the most distrusted.

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. He also rejected demands for an extraterritorial rail and highway corridor that was to run to East Prussia and the Free City of Danzig in exchange for vague ostatnii regarding trade and annexation of territories inhabited by Ukrainians and Belorussians in Soviet Union after a future war.

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Beck complained that, while Poland and Czechoslovakia were legally bound by treaty to respect the rights of their respective German minorities, the Polish minorities in Germany and the Soviet Union were not so protected. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland. Collection delivery service resumes on Wednesday 2 January Share your thoughts with other customers. Historian Richard Overy says that of all the new states in Europe:. Roberts, “The Diplomacy of Colonel Beck”, p. Archived from the original on 12 February It was then that he wrote a volume of memoirs, Ostatni raport Final Report.

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But peace, like almost all things of this world, has its price, a high but a measurable one. As this proved unsuccessful, he formed an alliance with Great Britain and Francebut despite mutual agreements, they would not provide effective assistance to Pstatni. Beck rejected Hitler’s demands for annexation of Polish Pomorze Pomeraniawhich would have cut off Polish access to the sea and its main trade route, effectively making the Polish economy dependent on Germany. Similarly, Beck refused a request from the Soviets to allow Soviet forces to enter the country, which was made during rapotr in which the Polish side did not take part.


Beck had more or less a free hand in formulating Poland’s foreign policy. After Poland regained independence, Beck was assigned as a commander of an artillery battery and assigned to the General Staff. Retrieved 24 November Hitler demanded that Poland give away strategic territories jjzef Germany and join the Anti-Comintern Pact directed against the Soviet Union.

This time around, Beck accepted it. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Browse titles authors subjects uniform titles series callnumbers dewey numbers starting from optional. A third proposal soon followed, once again elaborated by Great Britain, which promised support to the Polish Government if the country’s borders were endangered.

That thing is honor. Daviesthe Polish government underestimated German military power. This is how he described the meeting: He does not care about the fact that Lloyd George stated that Poland did not deserve help as a reactionary country. Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price? He was closely guarded: From toBeck supported German claims against Czechoslovakia, citing mistreatment of Polish minorities in Czechoslovakia.

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