Italians in Early Modern Poland: Translated by Katarzyna Popowicz (Polish Studies - Transdisciplinary Perspectives #11) (Hardcover)

The book provides a panorama of Italian migrants' activities in Polish economy, political life and culture. The motivations of Italians to travel to the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and often settled there permanently, the reasons which made this migration possible as well as the difficulties in their adaptation are described.
Wojciech Tygielski is a professor of Early Modern European History at the University of Warsaw. His field of study includes social and cultural history, Polish-Italian relations and history of papal diplomacy. Currently he works on the early modern European travel reports and their impact on cultural and social changes across the continent.
Product Details ISBN: 9783631641347
ISBN-10: 3631641346
Publisher: Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der W
Publication Date: March 29th, 2015
Pages: 540
Language: English
Series: Polish Studies - Transdisciplinary Perspectives