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STUDIES


Poor Relief in Multiconfessional Society. The Case of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.

Stanisław Litak, The Catholic Church's Care of the Poor Sick in the Pre-Partition Period.
Bolesław Kumor,
The Charity Work of the Catholic Church in the Light of Polish Synodal Legislation (till 1795).
Antoni Mironowicz,
Charitable Work of the Orthodox Church in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (16th-18th cc.).
Wojciech Kriegseisen,
Charity or Social Welfare? Social Assistance in The Reformed Church's Community of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the 18th Cantury.
Anna Michałowska,
Charity and the Charity Society (khevra kadisha) in the Jewish Community of Swarzędz in the Eighteenth Century.

Andrzej B. Zakrzewski, Muslim Charity in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.

Problems of the 20th Century


Tomasz Szarota, Les Juifs de Pologne et de Varsovie dans la Resistance communiste a Paris sous l'occupation.
Karin Tomala, The Demographic Development of China in the 20th C.



RESEARCH IN PROGRESS


Jan E. Zamojski,
"Archives Should Go Home from the War".

REVIEWS


Aere perennius.
In Homage to Professor Gerard Labuda, eds. Marceli Kosman et al. (Jakub Wajer); Andrzej F. Grabski, An Outline of the History of Polish Historiography (Marceli Kosman); Frontiers of Faith. Religious Exchange and the Constitution of Religious Identities 1400-1750, ed. Eszter Andor and Istvan Gyorgi Toth (Maria Bogucka); Beloved Children. History of Aristocratic Childhood in Hungary in the Early Modern Age, ed. Katalin and Scandinavia, 1918-1939 (Henry Andreasen); Aleksandra Matyukhina, In Soviet Lviv. Everyday Life in the City in 1944-1990 (Janusz Żarnowski); Marcin Zaremba, Communism, Legitimation, Nationalism. Nationalistic Legitimation of Communist Power in Poland (Tomasz Szarota).


ABSTRACTS


NEWS


The House in Medieval and Early Modern Towns in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and Silesia (Andrzej Karpiński).


The Culture of the Jagiellonian and Related Courts (Tomasz Wiślicz).


IN MEMORIAM


Stanisław Russocki 11.04.1930-20.07.2002 (Henryk Samsonowicz).


Antoni Mączak 30.03.1928-6.03.2003 (Wojciech Tygielski).