Re: Belatedly Rydz Smigly
- View SourceThe Gentleman referred to as "a drunk and womaniser" was President
Mosciki's original nominated heir: General Boleslaw Dlugaszewski-
This same description is also used by Richard Lukas, the eminent
American Historian who, as many of you will know, is generally seen
as a champion of the Polish cause - he is probably Paul Neumann's
original source for the internet site in question.
Amongst Richard Lukas's many books is the well received (in Polish
quarters especially) The Forgotten Holocaust. So as I said before, we
have to accept the "rough with the smooth."
--- In Kresy-Siberia@y..., "b.davoust" <b.davoust@f...> wrote:
I wasn't questioning the truth or historical value of what this guy
said. Only that when I see comments on somebody's private life as a
judgement on their historical role (one of the ambassador's being a
drunk and womanizer, if I recall), I find that it reminds me of