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Polish corridor.

John Oswald Powers

Polish corridor.

by John Oswald Powers

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In Mar., , Germany demanded the cession of Danzig and the creation of an extraterritorial German corridor across the Polish Corridor. Poland rejected these demands and obtained a French and British guarantee against aggression. On Sept. 1, , the Polish-German crisis culminated in the German invasion of Poland and World War II. Polish Corridor synonyms, Polish Corridor pronunciation, Polish Corridor translation, English dictionary definition of Polish Corridor. Polish Corridor Polish Corridor in gray; Germany in green; free city of Danzig in green with hatching A strip of land between the German territories of.

the Polish-german controversy concerning the Corridor, Upper Silesia and Danzig, began in ; it has never, since the signing of the Versailles Treaty, ceased to agitate europe. For many years intelligent commentators and statesmen of all nations, including Great Britain, agreed that the separation of East Prussia from the Reich and, indeed.   It is commonly assumed that Germany was out to conquer the world. Funny thing is that Germany was in no position to conquer the world. Hitler and his generals (as the Kaiser before him) knew that Germany was in no position to conquer England, and.

  After Hitler violated the Munich treaty, Poland was able to extract guarantees of military assistance from France, and significantly, Britain. In March , Hitler began to make demands on Poland for the return of territory in the Polish Corridor, cessation of Polish rights in Danzig, and annexation of the Free City to Germany. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: Chapters: Polish Corridor, Gdynia, Western betrayal, Polish-Lithuanian War, Polish football in the interwar period, Prometheism, in Poland, in Poland, Pogo Lwow, Mi dzymo rze, Polish ultimatum to Lithuania, Greater Poland Uprising, Curzon.


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The Polish Corridor and the Consequences Hardcover – December 6, by Robert Donald (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Cited by: 1. According to German historian Hartmut Boockmann the term "Corridor" was first used by Polish politicians, while Polish historian Grzegorz Lukomski writes that the word was coined by German nationalist propaganda of the s.

Excerpt from The Polish Corridor and the Consequences About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the Author: Sir Robert Donald. THE POLISH CORRIDOR by Hartshorne, Richard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Polish Corridor - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Sign On My Account Basket Help. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Observer, pseud. "Polish corridor". New York, N.Y., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) The Polish corridor and the consequences by Donald, Robert, Publication date [n.d.] Topics Pomerania, Polish, World War, -- Territorial questions Poland Publisher London T.

Butterworth CollectionPages: Danzig and the Polish corridor, threshold to war (Seeds of conflict) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Polish Corridor, strip of land, 20 to 70 miles (32 to km) wide, that gave the newly reconstituted state of Poland access to the Baltic Sea after World War corridor lay along the lower course of the Vistula River and consisted of West Prussia and most of the province of Posen (Poznań), which the Treaty of Versailles () transferred from defeated Germany to Poland.

The new state includes most of Posen, Polish Corridor, part of eastern Upper Silesia. Poland also seizes territory from the West Ukrainian People’s Republic as part of the short Polish–Ukrainian War.

Free City of Danzig created. Polish–Lithuanian War results in the creation of the short lived Republic of Central Lithuania. The Polish Corridor. James Otis Kelley University of Louisville Follow this and additional works at: Part of the Diplomatic History Commons, and the European History Commons Recommended Citation Kelley, James Otis, "The Polish Corridor." ().

Electronic Theses and Dissertations. Paper Author: James Otis Kelley. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Poliakoff, Vladimir. "Polish corridor". London, Priv. Print., (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource. the "Polish Corridor." The land, long known as Pomerania, has been Polish since the dawn of his-tory in Northern Europe.

It was un-der Polish rule at least as early as the year and continued so untili.e., for more than eight centuries of authentic history, save for a.

But Germany certainly made the claim that there were huge German populations in the corridor who needed to be rescued, and who suffered under the control of the inferior Polish people.

But as I said, this is a complex issue--the population in the area was probably around 45% inand this before the huge repatriation efforts to bring those.

The Polish Corridor (Polnischer Korridor; Pomorze, Korytarz polski), also known as Danzig Corridor, Corridor to the Sea or Gdańsk Corridor, was a territory located in the region of Pomerelia (Pomeranian Voivodeship, eastern Pomerania, formerly part of West Prussia), which provided the Second Republic of Poland (–) with access to the Baltic Sea, thus dividing the bulk of Germany from.

Abstract. When the Paris Peace Conference opened on 12 Januarythe Poles had every reason to expect that their reborn state would regain its pre-partition frontiers in the West, that is, not only the province of Poznań but also predominantly Polish-speaking Polish Pomerania, (Pomorze) comprising the Corridor (then part of West Prussia), along with the predominantly German-speaking port Cited by: 2.

A Polish cleric named John Laski (–), nephew of Jan Łaski (–), converted to Calvinism while in Basel and became an associate of Archbishophe was superintendent of the Strangers' Church of London and had some influence on ecclesiastical affairs in the reign of Edward VI.

Laski also spent some years working on the establishment of the Church of England. Richard Hartshorne, ‘The Polish Corridor’, Journal of Geography 36 (): Rachel Conrad Nason, ‘The Polish Corridor’, in Report of the Seventh Conference on the Cause and Cure of War, ed. National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War (New York, National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War, ), –Cited by: 5.

of cartography in international debate surrounding the Polish Corridor. KEYWORDS: Borders, Danzig, East Prussia, Germany, Poland, Polish Corridor, propaganda maps, cartoon maps.

In addition to far reaching economic and social upheavals, the First World War () also led to a dramatic reorganization of Europe's political map. Roughly million German soldiers, 2, airplanes and 2, tanks crossed the Polish border on Sept.

1, Google book search results of "Polish+Corridor+Nazi+propaganda" by themselves do not necessarily proof the connection of the words you had in mind when you performed the search, as shown above.

Please don't get me wrong, I do not want to imply that German/Nazi propaganda did not use the term. What does Polish Corridor mean? Polish Corridor is defined by the lexicographers at Oxford Dictionaries as A former region of Poland that extended north to the Baltic coast and separated East Prussia from the rest of Germany.The Polish Corridor known as the Danzig Corridor, Corridor to the Sea or Gdańsk Corridor, was a territory located in the region of Pomerelia, which provided the Second Republic of Poland with access to the Baltic Sea, thus dividing the bulk of Germany from the province of East Free City of Danzig was separate from both Germany.

A similar territory occasionally referred to as a. The fact that there was a Polish majority corridor to the sea, even on pre German census figures, justified Poland's possession of its own Baltic coast.

The new port of Gdynia was created in the s to ensure that all Polish seaborne exports didn't have to go through the 95% German-populated Free City of Danzig.