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University of Silesia in Katowice

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Birth date: 04.03.1932

Date of death: 23.01.2007

Award date: 17.10.1997

UŚ Senate resolution date: 24.06.1997

Application date: 26.11.1996

Applying unit: Council of the Faculty of Social Sciences

Writer, journalist, reporter and publicist. Author of many books translated into numerous languages (incl. The Emperor: Downfall of an Autocrat, Christ With a Rifle on His Shoulder, Black Stars, Imperium, Lapidarium I-III, Szachinszach, The Soccer War), master of reportage, associated with many university circles in Bonn, Canberri, Cape Town, Caracas, Columbia, Philadelphia, Harvard, Irkutsk, London, San Sebastian, Vancouver. Scholar of Oxford (St. Anthony’s College) and DAAD.

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