Index of Geographical Names

In: Borderlands Biography
Author: Beata Halicka
Translator: Paul McNamara
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Index of Geographical Names

Adriatic Sea 111
Africa 116, 122, 282
Aisne, River 98
Alabama 183, 273, 274, 297
Albania 109, 191
Alessano 111, 122, 126
Algiers 97
Alt Drewitz (Drzewice) 77, 78, 80
Amsterdam 94
Ancona 112, 116
Angers 98
Antarctica 337
Arizona xi, xii, 275, 287
Atlantic Ocean 124, 147, 149, 203, 331, 350
Austin, Texas 272, 298, 311
Australia 119, 121, 122, 127, 144, 192
Austria 7, 183, 203–204
Avignon 104, 107, 108
Bad Schwarz 90
Baku 292
Bari 109
Bavaria 309
Belarus 323–324
Belgium 93, 95, 96
Bergen-Belsen 32, 38, 82, 91
Berkeley, University of California at 199, 235, 236, 239
Berlin xii, xxii, 10, 43, 76, 78–79, 89, 93, 200, 208, 221, 256, 310, 332, 344, 352
Bhutan, Kingdom of 271
Bloomington, Indiana University in 227
Bogatynia 215–216
Bolesławiec 217
Bologna 93, 110
Bonn 309, 310
Borne Sulinowo (Gross Born) 86
Brazil 239, 302
Bremen 86
Bremervörde 79, 94
Brest Litovsk 313
Brixton, London 133
Brno 204
Brzeziny (Polish county) 4
Bucharest 247, 303
Budapest xii, 289, 303, 306, 338
Buffalo, New York 169, 232, 234
Bydgoszcz 5, 27, 54, 172, 174, 175, 304
California 173, 187, 199, 233, 236, 275, 276–277, 303, 304, 341
Canada xi, 69, 122, 175, 199, 233, 265, 269–270
Cannes 135
Casamassima 109
Casarano 126
Cawthorne 21, 126, 127, 131
Champlain, Lake 268
Chicago (Illinois) xvi, xvii, xviii, xxi, 136, 147, 149–202, 204, 207, 229–266, 267, 272, 280, 295, 297, 307, 318–319, 327, 328, 330, 333, 340, 355
China 302, 308, 356
Cieplice 174
Cingoli 110, 122
City centre, district of Warsaw 13, 28, 35, 36, 38, 43, 44, 47, 52, 53, 55, 60, 65, 68, 70, 85, 206–207
City of London (financial district) 132
Ciudad Juárez xi, xii, 273, 284, 285, 287, 289, 299, 311
Cleveland, Ohio 232, 329
Cologne 308, 309, 344, 352
Colorado 275
Czech Republic (Czechia) 332
Czechoslovakia 101, 185, 204–205, 215, 273
Czerniaków, district of Warsaw 67, 68
Danube, River 105, 338
Daugavpils, Latvia 322
Denver, Colorado 264, 278
Detroit, Michigan 232, 234, 295
Dobiegniew (Woldenberg) 86
Dortmund 94
Drzewice (Alt Drewitz) 77
Dublany (Dubliany) 7
Dubno 19
Dusseldorf 310
Edinburgh 128
Elbe, River 79
El Paso xi, xii, xiii, xvi, xvii, 2, 3, 56, 177, 179, 271–294, 296–302, 305, 309, 340–341, 343, 345–350, 355, 356, 358
English Channel 105, 135
Erfurt 310
Estonia 322
Europe xii, xiii, xv, xvi–xvii, 20, 24–25, 39, 40, 64, 65, 93–126, 135–136, 137, 138, 140–142, 144, 145, 146, 150, 152, 154, 155, 156, 158, 162, 165, 169, 171, 172, 185–190, 198, 200, 203–205, 227, 230, 234, 237, 239, 245–256, 263, 269, 287, 289, 290, 296, 298–300, 301–304, 306, 308–328, 329–330, 336–340, 343, 350, 352
Evanston, Illinois 161
Finland xi, 289
Florida 176
Fort Ross, California 304
France xv, 77, 93, 96–108, 128, 134–136, 175, 200, 222, 239, 240, 241, 269
Frankfurt (Oder) xii, 76
Freeport, Illinois 150
Galicia, Ukraine 325
Gałkówek (now Gałkówek-Kolonia) 4
Gdansk 304–305, 339–340
Gdynia 20, 203, 305, 339
German Democratic Republic (East Germany) 200, 219, 250, 306
Germany, Federal Republic of (West Germany) 253, 257, 262–263, 308, 309
Germany xv, xvi, 3, 22, 75–95, 97, 104, 106, 116, 125, 126, 145, 155, 163, 169, 179, 198, 200, 203, 214, 215, 216, 219, 231, 250–256, 257, 262–263, 264, 296–300, 306, 308–310, 318, 333, 337, 342–344
Gibraltar 124
Gniezno 201, 223
Great Britain (United Kingdom) xv, xviii, 39, 79, 95–99, 102, 104–105, 112, 113, 115, 116–118, 121–122, 123–124, 125–147, 149, 153, 155–156, 200, 240, 269, 295, 329
Grodno 323–324, 330
Gross Born (Borne Sulinowo) 86, 87, 90
Grudziądz (Graudenz) 10, 12
Hamburg 79, 80, 86, 88, 89
Haren (Maczków) 125
Hastings 141
Hawaii 309
Holland (The Netherlands) 91, 93, 94, 96, 226
Iceland 147
Illinois 150, 165, 113, 246, 255, 318
India 116, 173, 184
Irish Sea 124
Italy xv, xviii, 36, 77, 80, 87, 93, 104, 107–124, 126, 131, 144, 157, 241, 248, 292
Ivanovo-Voznesensk 3, 4, 10, 315
Japan 256
Jelenia Góra 174
Joensuu 289
Kabaty Woods, 57, 58, 62
Kabaty, Warsaw 59
Kampinos Forest 54
Kaunas, (Kowno) Lithuania 290, 318
Kazimierz Dolny 241, 242, 244
Kensington, London 137
Kharkov 13, 20, 330
Kiev 7, 8, 311, 312, 313–315
Kłodzko (Glatz) 204
Kostrzyn-on-the-Oder, (Küstrin) 76, 77, 217
Kovel, (Kowel) Ukraine 313
Krakow (Cracow) xii, 62, 63, 81, 84, 119, 175, 230, 241, 251, 304, 323, 326
Krāslava (Krasław), Latvia 322–323
Kresy (Poland’s eastern borderlands) 5, 100, 115, 312, 316, 324–328
Krośniewice
Kryzhopil (Krzyżopole), Ukraine 325, 327
Kulice (Külz) 342–342
Kutno 12
Las Cruces 289
Latvia 322–323
Leeds 127
Leningrad (now St. Petersburg) 303–304, 311
León 173
Lida 324
Lille 104, 105–106
Lithuania 187, 250, 290, 312–313 315, 316–319, 321
Liverpool 124, 128
Łódź 3, 4, 21, 33, 175, 205, 206, 290
Loire, River 135
London xxi, 2, 30, 39, 48, 93, 96, 97, 98, 99, 101, 102, 103, 104, 107, 109, 112, 127, 128, 132–149, 152, 154, 156, 157, 163, 166, 182, 188, 192, 197, 198, 226, 229, 237, 239, 240, 241, 242, 245, 247, 248, 253, 259, 310, 336, 344
Lübeck 90
Lubyanka prison 109, 303
Macerata 109
Maczków , Haren
Manchester 3, 87
Matino 111, 112, 113, 117, 123, 126
Mauthausen 133
Mediterranean Sea 124
Mexico xi, xii, 173, 182, 247, 271, 272, 275–279, 284–290, 299, 300, 302, 341
Michigan, Lake 150, 164
Miksztal 12
Milanówek 52, 54, 57, 59, 62
Minsk 323, 324, 330
Mississippi, River 150
Mittelbau-Dora 297, 344
Moldavian Socialist Republic (now Moldova) 77
Monte Cassino 93, 109, 122, 123, 237
Montreal 194, 203, 268–269, 271
Moscow 3, 7, 40, 41, 100, 101, 303, 311, 312, 315, 319–321
Motoków, district in Warsaw 56
Munich 139, 190, 198, 310
Near East 126
Neisse (Western), River 118, 196, 198, 214, 215, 253, 258, 298
Neuengamme 89, 90
Nevada 275
New Brunswick 269
New Guinea 337
New Jersey 230
New Mexico xii, 275, 278, 289, 296
New York 24, 147, 150, 152, 153, 154, 155, 163, 169, 175, 182, 198, 199, 200, 226, 227, 232, 233, 234, 238, 239, 240, 241, 248, 261, 263, 264, 268, 270, 271, 272, 295, 307
New Zealand 122, 127, 173
Nice 96, 107–108
Nijmegen 96
Nordhausen 344
Normandy 95, 99
North America xi, 150, 163, 269, 304
Nova Scotia 269
Nowa Sól 89
Nowogard 342, 343
Oberlangen 81–82
Oder region 77, 86, 89, 93, 118, 214, 258
Oder, River 93, 118, 196, 214, 221, 253, 258, 298, 299, 304
Odessa 325, 327, 330, 337
Olomouc, Czech Republic 204
Ontario 269
Oro Grande, New Mexico 278
Osinów 221
Ostróg 5, 7
Ottawa 198, 271
Otwock 13
Oxford 95, 128, 182
Ożarów Mazowiecki 71
Palestine 99, 113
Paris xvi, xxi, 96, 97, 98, 99–104, 107, 108, 150, 151, 169, 182, 185, 187, 198, 203, 229, 230–231, 233, 235, 239, 240, 241, 247, 248, 266, 301, 336
Peenemünde 297, 298, 343–344
Pentagon, the 184, 186, 305
Perthshire 128
Philadelphia 163
Plattsburgh 261, 268, 270, 271, 272, 302
Podolia 7, 325
Poland xvi–xviii
pre-independence and post-independence 1–9
pre-Second World War 9–18
during the Second World War 18–24
during the Warsaw Rising 31–75
post-war period 203–229
Poland, Kingdom of 4, 212
Pomerania 86, 114, 259, 341
Potsdam Conference 118, 198, 214
Powiśle, district of Warsaw 9, 22, 36, 44, 48, 67, 88
Powsin, district of Warsaw 59
Poznan 76, 144, 178, 190, 197, 198, 206, 210, 211, 212, 215, 309
Praga, district of Warsaw 22, 42, 43, 52, 67, 71, 72
Pruszków, district of Warsaw 10, 17, 46, 63, 70, 72, 84
Przemyśl 279
Quebec 269, 270
Radymno 279
Ravensbrück 63, 84, 119, 291
Recovered Territories (Poland) 32, 174, 195, 196, 203, 221, 227, 229, 230, 260
Rhine, River 105
Riga 322, 326, 330
Rio Grande, River 271, 275, 276
Riviera (French and Italian) 108
Rome 118, 229, 239
Russia 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 153, 173, 212, 263, 264, 268, 289, 296, 303, 304, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 319, 320, 324, 328, 337
San Diego 299
San Francisco 112, 169, 278
San Remo 107, 108
Sandbostel 36, 75, 79, 80–94
Santa Rosa, Mexico 173
Sapporo 310
Sarny 313
Seine, River 100
Sharhorod (formerly Szarogród) 327
Siberia 173, 185, 327
Siena 206
Silesia (Śląsk) 114, 131, 210
Skierniewice 75
Skolimów 57
Skolimów, Forests of 57
Skurgwy 12
Służewiec 33, 61
Sokołówka (now Sokolivka) 6, 7, 325–326
Somme, River 98
Sorques 106, 107
South Africa 122
South America 131, 279
Southampton 203
St. Petersburg (formerly Leningrad) 7, 289, 303
Starobielsk 13, 38
Sweden 102, 306
Święte 10, 12
Świna, River 221
Świnoujście 221–222, 306–307, 342
Switzerland 83, 99, 203
Szarogród , Sharhorod
Szczaniec 76
Szczecin (Stettin) 200, 221, 289, 299, 341–343
Tallinn 322
Targówek, district of Warsaw 9
Texas xi–xiii, xvi, 3, 56, 173, 179, 271–300, 301, 305, 311, 332–333, 345–351
Thuringia 297
Tijuana 286, 299
Torun (Thorn) 3, 5, 83, 84, 119, 166, 323
Totskoye, Russia 111
Trakai, Lithuania 313
Tucson 278, 287
Turoszów 215
Tver 7
Uelzen 79
Ukraine 5, 6, 77, 298, 312, 315, 324–328, 331, 333
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (Soviet Union) 40, 76, 77, 97, 102, 104, 110, 116, 144, 170, 189, 214, 257, 263, 264, 268, 273 303, 311, 312, 314, 317, 318, 323, 324, 331, 332
United Kingdom ( Great Britain )
United States of America xi–xiii, xvi, xix, 39, 99, 112, 115, 144–147
life in Chicago 149–203
life in Texas 267–295, 305, 309, 314, 332, 335, 349, 352
Upper Silesia 131
Usedom (Uznam) 344
Utah 275
Uznam ( Usedom )
Varnsdorf 3
Vatican, the 223
Ventimiglia 109
Vichy 96, 98, 99, 106
Vienna 183, 199, 204, 212, 225, 263, 264, 289, 306
Vietnam 106
Vilnius (Wilno) 40, 187, 248, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 321, 330, 336, 337, 352
Vistula, River 36, 39, 52, 58, 67, 68, 69, 71, 72, 73
Vogelenzang-Bloemendaal 94
Volhynia 5, 7, 314
Vorkuta 173
Warsaw pre-Second World War xvi, 1, 2, 5–17, 20, 109, 172, 173, 175, 178, 181, 185, 199, 239, 240, 241, 291, 295, 316, 325, 327, 351
during the Second World War xvi, 18–30, 73, 96, 123, 133, 154, 181, 291, 342
during the Warsaw Rising xvi, xvii, xviii, xx, xxi, 2, 17, 30, 31–75, 77, 78, 80–88, 97, 100, 107, 111, 112, 115, 121, 174, 179, 183, 207, 215, 295, 305, 342, 351
Warsaw, post-Second World War xvi, xvii, xxi, xxii, 2, 105, 121, 151, 192, 193, 200, 201, 205–210, 215, 220, 221, 223, 224, 236, 256, 259, 263, 273, 298, 305, 306, 309, 313, 315, 317, 318, 312, 324, 331, 332, 336–339, 341, 344, 347–352
Washington D.C. 170, 200, 201, 202, 226, 227, 232, 253, 254, 257, 265, 306, 311, 329, 332, 334, 335, 337, 338
Weser, River 79
West Pomerania 86
Wielkopolska, region of Poland 75, 212
Wiesbaden 163, 252, 256
Wilanów 57, 58, 59
Wilno ( Vilnius )
Winnica 6, 7, 312
Włochy, district of Warsaw 133, 174
Woldenberg (Dobiegniew) 86, 90
Wolin 344
Wrocław (Breslau) 3, 213, 215, 216, 250, 251
Wyoming 275
Yorkshire 126, 131
Yugoslavia 77, 79, 101
Zawiercie 3
Zbąszyń 76
Zgorzelec 217
Żoliborz, district of Warsaw 37, 183