Chapter 6: Jerzy Piaskowski's polonica collection

Jerzy Piaskowski’s polonica collection

published September 2015

The favorite book of Anna Adamek

Choosing a favorite book is like choosing a favourite child – an impossible task! Anna Adamek has looked through so many exceptional publications during her research as a Scholar-in-Residence at the Iron Library. However, the collection that surprised her the most was the material on the history of metallurgy published in Poland between the 1960s and the early 1980s. How did the Iron Library come to acquire such a collection?

The reader

The collection

Jerzy Piaskowski’s polonica collection


Have a look at some impressions from the polonica collection! 

A book from the collection in IRONCAT