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problem of Upper Silesia.

Sidney Osborne

problem of Upper Silesia.

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Territorial questions -- Silesia, Upper (Poland and Czech Republic),
  • Silesia, Upper (Poland and Czech Republic) -- Economic conditions

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD651 S5 O7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15141238M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Machray, Robert, Problem of Upper Silesia. London, G. Allen & Unwin ltd. [] (OCoLC) texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian The Problem of Upper Silesia and the reconstruction of Europe's economics.

Publication date Publisher Breslau: Chamber of Commerce Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Addeddate Pages: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Osborne, Sidney, b. Problem of Upper Silesia. London, G. Allen & Unwin [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Books The problem of Upper Silesia.

description Object description. Bibl.:p Object description. Includes index. Show more. Object details Category Books Creator MACHRAY, ROBERT (Author) George Allen and Unwin (Publisher) Upper Silesia as an international problem, Books. The Problem of Upper Silesia Hardcover – Jan. 1 by Robert Machray (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Robert Machray.

This book deals with the contest between Germany and Poland for the hearts and minds, as well as territory, of Upper Silesia, part of Prussia and Imperial Germany prior to WW 1.

The Treaty of Versailles apportioned this land between Weimar Germany and the new Polish Republic, but irredentists on both sides wanted all of Upper Silesia.5/5(1). Full text of "The Problem of Upper Silesia and the reconstruction of Europe's economics" See other formats DD S53I4 0^ 2 INDUSTRIh-UND HANDEL- SKAMMER ii PROBLEM OF UPPtR SILE- SIA AND THE RECONSTRUC HON OF EUROPE'S ECONO- MICS THE LIBRARY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES Chamber of commerce Breslau.

At the end of the First World War, Upper Silesia was one of the richest mineral and industrial areas of Europe.

For example, Upper Silesian coalfields accounted for 21% of German coal production. It was a 4, square miles of territory which had formerly been ruled by the German Empire throughout modern history. Upper Silesia. The League also successfully handled a crisis in Upper Silesia in The Treaty of Versailles gave the people of Upper Silesia that option of a referendum on whether they stay under the control of Weimar Germany or Poland.

The majority voted for Germany, but the result was so close that rioting broke out. The yellow dust jacket has some shelf wear. Ex Library book with usual stamps and stickers. Pages are lightly tanned.

Illustrated with maps, the two which fold out are intact. The Upper Silesia was known for its coal, zinc and iron industry. Over 10 Million items sold. UK Expedited shipping available on this item for Fast : Robert Machray. problem of Upper Silesia. Elaborate inter-Allied bodies such as the Plebi scite Commission, Conference of Ambassadors and Supreme Council served merely as stages from which London and Paris could, in a seemingly unending pattern, enunciate their diametrically opposed views.

The topics. Geography. Upper Silesia is situated on the upper Oder River, north of the Eastern Sudetes mountain range and the Moravian Gate, which form the southern border with the historic Moravia region.

Within the adjacent Silesian Beskids to the east, the Vistula River rises and turns eastwards, the Biała and Przemsza tributaries mark the eastern border with Lesser Poland.

The Drama of Upper Silesia - a Regional Study Hardcover – January 1, by WILLIAM JOHN ROSE (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: WILLIAM JOHN ROSE.

Silesia was a major location for munitions production during the war - but also a 'safe' area, supposed to be bomb-free.

Towards the end of the war, there were almost half a million evacuees living there. But inthe Americans, operating out of Italy, got their bombers as far as Upper Silesia.

The end was coming. The conflict in Upper Silesia () At the end of World War I the Polish and German communities in Upper Silesia – a region lying between the two countries –. Books by Language Additional Collections tamu-medicalscienceslibrary-ol tamu-evanslibrary-ol occidentalcollegelibrary-ol Claremont Colleges harvardlibrary-ol.

Featured movies All video latest This Just In Prelinger Archives Democracy Now. Occupy Wall Street TV NSA Clip Library. TV News. Top. The Province of Upper Silesia (German: Provinz Oberschlesien; Silesian German: Provinz Oberschläsing; Silesian: Prowincyjŏ Gōrny Ślōnsk; Polish: Prowincja Górny Śląsk) was a province of the Free State of Prussia from to It comprised much of the region of Upper Silesia and was eventually divided Capital: Oppeln (–), Kattowitz (–).

The battle for this critical industrial and mining region didn't occur in a vacuum, so while the Upper Silesia is the prominent theme, the author also mentions briefly Operation Bagration and the Vistula River Offensive to set the stage for his book.

As the struggle for Upper Silesia develops, the author also briefly updates the reader what was /5(8). The Upper Silesia plebiscite was a plebiscite mandated by the Versailles Treaty and carried out in March to determine a section of the border between Weimar Germany and region was ethnically mixed with both Germans and Poles; according to prewar statistics, ethnic Poles formed 60 percent of the population.

[1] Under the previous rule by the German Empire, the Poles had faced. Last Laurels book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

By JanuaryUpper Silesia had become Germany's key industrial region, wi /5(5). Silesia (d.t.) Upper Silesia, Polish (d.t.) Silesia, Upper, Polish (d.t.) Poland Germany, pre Germany Great Britain The Allied countries UK Russia NATO Theatre of operations Eastern FrontCzech Republic (from ) Czechoslovakia (to ) Europe Place in general The world Austrian Empire Danzig (d.t.) Jews Lithuania.

Silesia, Polish Śląsk, Czech Slezsko, German Schlesien, historical region that is now in southwestern a was originally a Polish province, which became a possession of the Bohemian crown inpassed with that crown to the Austrian Habsburgs inand was taken by Prussia in Inat the end of World War II, Silesia was one of the regions of German territory that.

The Treaty of Versailles had ordered a plebiscite in Upper Silesia to determine whether the territory should be a part of Germany or Poland. The plebiscite was to be held within two years of the Treaty (signed in ) in the whole of Upper Silesia, although the Polish government had only requested it to be held in the areas east of the Oder river, which had a significant number of Polish Location: Parts of Upper Silesia.

Flags and coats of arms Edit. The emblems of Lower Silesia and Upper Silesia originate from the emblems of the Piasts of Lower Silesia and Upper Silesia. The coat of arms of Upper Silesia depicts the golden eagle on the blue shield.

The coat of arms of Lower Silesia depicts a black eagle on a Country: Poland, Czech Republic, Germany. In Upper Silesia the people silently died of starvation Just as the English worker, in the depths to which he had sunk, in the extreme deprivation of the spirit, ultimately knew only two sources of enjoyment, drunkenness and cohabitation, the Upper Silesian population likewise, until a few years ago, had concentrated all its desires and Cited by: The problem of nationality In Upper Silesia required, because of the divergent Interpretations of nationality of Germany and Poland, the use of both organs df arrangement and organs of decision.

The Geneva Convention provided for both, setting up In article 56. The first signs of humans in Silesia date to betweenandyears ago. The Silesian region between the upper Vistula and upper Oder was the northern extreme of the human penetration at the time of the last anatomically-modern human is estimated to have arrived in Silesia ab years ago.

Subsequently, Silesia was inhabited by people who belonged to changing. Many German Silesians and their descendants who inhabited both Lower and Upper Silesia have been displaced to Germany in There have been some debates on whether or not the Silesians (historically, Upper Silesians) constitute a distinct nation.

In modern history, they have often been pressured to declare themselves to be German, Polish or Czech, and use the language of the nation which was in control of Silesia.

The battle for this critical industrial and mining region didn't occur in a vacuum, so while the Upper Silesia is the prominent theme, the author also mentions briefly Operation Bagration and the Vistula River Offensive to set the stage for his book.

As the struggle for Upper Silesia develops, the author also briefly updates the reader what was /5. The Silesia region was part of the Prussian realm since and established as an official province in It became part of the German Empire in This is the region featured in this article.

Inas part of the Free State of Prussia within the Weimar Republic, Silesia was divided into the provinces of Upper Silesia and Lower. This book explores a range of topics related to nationality issues in Upper Silesia, putting forward the results of extensive new research.

It highlights the flaws at the heart of attempts to shape Europe as homogenously national polities and compares the fate of Upper Silesia with the many other European regions where similar problems occurred. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Micewicz, Teresa M.

Bilingualism in Upper Silesia, its psycho- and sociolinguistic problems. Warszawa: Wydawnictwa Uniwersitetu Warszawskiego, Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rose, William John, Drama of Upper Silesia.

Brattleboro, Vt., Stephen Daye Press, AT THE BEGINNING OF THIS year reports on the outbreak of a disastrous disease in Upper Silesia increased in frequency and urgency [W]hen the press published increasingly horrible details on this so-called hunger-typhus and when finally even the Ministry of the Interior was forced to emerge from the apathy with which it had so far met the demands of the civil authorities, the Cited by: Typescripts include a report on the Jewish communities in Upper Silesia, an article about old Upper Silesian handicraft, a history of the Jews in Upper Silesia (issued by the Press and Information Office of the Provincial Statistical Administration of Upper Silesia), and a humorous story about a.

Upper Silesia is Number 40 in a series of more than studies produced by the section, most of which were published after the conclusion of the Paris Peace Conference. Upper Silesia, also known as Oppeln, was one of three government districts in the Prussian province of Silesia, the others being Breslau and Liegnitz.

The working classes of Upper-Silesia, an historical essay [Caspari, Emil] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The working classes of Upper-Silesia, Author: Emil Caspari.

Cieszyn Silesia covers the area of the former Duchy of Teschen, which existed from to Before the area constituted a castellany, which together with Castellany of Racibórz formed the Duchy of Racibórz in From it was a part of the united Duchy of Opole and to the Duchy of Teschen was ruled by the local branch of the Piast y: Poland, Czech Republic.

Upper Silesia is the southeastern part of the region of Silesia. In the 9th century, Upper Silesia had been part of Greater Moravia.

It then came successively under control of the Duchy of Bohemia and the Piast Kingdom of Poland (c. ), the Holy Roman Empire (c. ), the Habsburg Monarchy (c. ), the Kingdom of Prussia (), and then of the German Empire ().

Die Kirchenbücher Schlesiens beider Confessionen () - parish register inventory for the Catholic and Lutheran churches in Silesia; Schlesische Kirchenbücher wo finden - Finding church books from Silesia; Taxation. Urbare (land records) of upper Silesia, Index. Town Genealogies (Ortsippenbuecher) Local heritage books Silesia.

Upper Silesia, proved a most vexing problem for the European diplo mats in Paris and forced the Council of Four to make its only major revision within the Treaty of Versailles. Situated at the source of the Oder River, Upper Silesia had passed from Polish .The Silesian tribes (Polish: plemiona śląskie) is a term used to refer to tribes, or groups of West Slavs that lived in the territories of Silesia in the Early Middle Ages.

The territory they lived on became part of Great Moravia in (now mostly in the Czech Republic) and later, inthe first Polish state created by duke Mieszko I and then expanded by king Boleslaw I at the beginning.Silesia Self-Published Genealogy Books Silesia Family Tree Connection Find unique genealogy resources such as school records, business associations, vehicle registrations, church memberships, graduation lists, clubs & societies, employment records, orphanage residents, insurance claims, and mining accidents.