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Herbert Hoover and Poland

Jerzy J. Lerski

Herbert Hoover and Poland

a documentary history of a friendship

by Jerzy J. Lerski

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Published by Hoover Institution Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Poland,
    • Poland -- Foreign relations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementcompiled and with an introd. by George J. Lerski ; foreword by Mark O. Hatfield.
      SeriesHoover archival documentaries, Hoover Institution publication ; 174, Hoover Institution publication ;, 174.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.P7 L47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 124 p. :
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4560891M
      ISBN 100817967411
      LC Control Number77072051

      The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover: Complete Three Volume Set: 1 Years of Adventure , 2 The Cabinet and the Presidency , 3 The Great Depression by Herbert Hoover . In , Hoover visited Poland again to assist in devising a food plan that would help sustain the Polish economy for the next 30 years. During his years of aid to the Poles, Herbert Hoover became a celebrated name in most households. In his years as head of ARA, Hoover and the American people raised thousand tons of foodstuffs for Poland.

      Looking for books by Herbert Hoover? See all books authored by Herbert Hoover, including The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover: The Great Depression, , and Fishing for Fun - and to Wash You Soul, and more on Hoover, Herbert, , Poland -- Foreign relations -- United States, United States -- Foreign relations -- Poland Publisher Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution PressPages:

      Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover’s Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath, edited by Dr. George H. Nash. Book Review Part 2: Of particular interest to those interested in Polish history is Herbert Hoover’s lengthy case study entitled “A Step-by-Step History of Poland”, which went through at least seven drafts. In Poland alone, the ARA, at its peak of operations, supplied food for the daily feeding of million children. Hoover’s far-flung operations involved much more than keeping the specter of.


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Herbert Hoover and Poland. Nicholas Siekierski Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland, Warsaw October 2, In the period immediately following World War I, the name Herbert Hoover was known to virtually every Pole.

During the war, Hoover had successfully aided the citizens of Belgium through his organization of the Commission for Relief in Belgium which provided critical food aid while File Size: KB. Herbert Hoover and Poland: A documentary history of a friendship (Hoover archival documentaries) [Lerski, Jerzy J] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Herbert Hoover and Poland: A documentary history of a friendship (Hoover archival documentaries)Author: Jerzy J Lerski. No American president understood Poland better or was more sympathetic to its struggle for independence than Herbert Hoover.

He visited Poland in,and He organized American relief efforts in Poland following the two world wars—programs that saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of Polish children.

On Novemthe Hoover Institution opened the exhibition "An American Friendship: Herbert Hoover and Poland" in the Royal Castle in Warsaw.

The exhibition, containing many items from the Hoover Institution Archives, illustrates Herbert Hoover's commitment to the survival and Herbert Hoover and Poland book well-being of Poland throughout his life as a private.

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The lifelong interest in and assistance to Poland by Herbert Hoover, the founder of the Hoover Institution and the 31st United States president, will be commemorated with the opening of a special exhibit, "American Friendship: Herbert Hoover and Poland" on November 12 in Warsaw.

Hoover: An Extraordinary Life in Extraordinary Times is the epic, poignant story of the deprived boy who, through force of will, made himself the most accomplished figure in the land, and who experienced a range of achievements and failures unmatched by any American of his, or perhaps any, era.

Here, for the first time, is the definitive biography that fully captures the colossal scale of Hoover’s momentous life /5(). “A deft, filled-out portrait of the thirty-first president by far the best, most readable study of Herbert Hoover’s presidency to date” (Publishers Weekly) that draws on rare and intimate sources to show he was temperamentally unsuited for the t Clark Hoover was /5(53).

Herbert Hoover has 74 books on Goodreads with ratings. Herbert Hoover’s most popular book is American Individualism. The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover: Complete Three Volume Set: 1 Years of Adventure2 The Cabinet and the Presidency3 The Great Depression Canada, on May 4,and died of pneumonia at the age of 34 on FebruHerbert being then eight years old.

His mother's forebears were Quakers who landed in New England from England at various times from on. Herbert Hoover's grandfather Eli Hoover was born at File Size: 5MB. In a letter to President-elect Herbert Hoover in Novemberthe American Minister in Poland, John B. Stetson wrote: Your name is second only to that of President Wilson in.

The following links will take you to a PDF file of each individual book, books may be searched from the file. The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover Volume 1: Years of Adventure The Macmillan Company, Volume 2: The Cabinet and the Presidency The Macmillan Company, Volume 3: The Great Depression The Macmillan Company, for Warsaw—and for all Poland.

It was food that the people of Warsaw and all Poland simply had to have to keep alive, and it was food that they simply could not get for themselves.

They all knew that. The name of another great American spelled freedom for them; the name Herbert Hoover. Get this from a library. Herbert Hoover and Poland: a documentary history of a friendship. [Jerzy J Lerski; Mark O Hatfield] -- Herbert Hoover and Poland is the first of a series of documentaries stemming largely from the Hoover Institution archives and published by Hoover Institution Press.

It unfolds a hitherto little-known. * Eugene Lyons’s “Herbert Hoover: A Biography” was published nearly two decades before Hoover’s death, but it was updated and republished shortly after Hoover died in This is the longest of my four Hoover biographies (with pages of text) and it proves lively, dramatic and quite sympathetic toward its subject.

Herbert Hoover and the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. Herbert Hoover was the 31st president of the United States (–), whose term was notably marked by the stock market crash of and the beginnings of the Great : Other Public Writings of Herbert Hoover, collected and edited by William Starr Myers (Doubleday, Doran & Co., 2 vols., New York, ).

Public statements and addresses after may be found in six volumes of Addresses upon the American Road, by Herbert Hoover, andFile Size: 3MB. Hoover's long relationship with the Polish people is revealed in the exhibit "Herbert Hoover in Poland: Pioneer Humanitarian at Work," on display at the Herbert Hoover.

The Herbert Hoover Library was dedicated at West Branch, Iowa, in Hoover died on Oct. 20,in New York City. Bibliography. Among Hoover's writings are Principles of Mining (), The Challenge to Liberty (), The Ordeal of Woodrow Wilson (), and .The Amazing Real Life Experiences tells a story about how the pianist Ignace Jan Paderewski did a favour for a student Herbert Hoover, and that later Hoover (in his role of head of the US Food and Relief Bureau) returned the favour to Paderewski (in his role of Prime Minister of Poland.

I sense too much coincidence and sensationalism in the story.Today marks the 93rd anniversary of Herbert Hoover’s historic visit to Warsaw, Poland.

It wasn’t his first visit, nor his last, but surely the most memorable and one of the most moving experiences of his life.

At that time Herbert Hoover was chairman of the American Relief Administration (A.R.A.), which had begun to provide massive humanitarian aid to Eastern Europe, then recovering from the devastation of World .