Map of Poland, 1939-1945

Title

Map of Poland, 1939-1945

Subject

Poland boundary shift, before and after WWII.

Description

The boundary of Poland was redrawn again after World War II, with territories East of the Curzon Line, a huge part of the pre-war territory, given to the Soviets and German territory, East of the Oder and Nesse Rivers, given to Poland in reparation.

Creator

Alex Chen

Source

Hans Roos, A History of Modern Poland: From the Foundation of the State in the First World War to the Present Day (London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1966).

Date

1939-2015

Type

Static Map

Files

poland map.jpg

Citation

Alex Chen, “Map of Poland, 1939-1945,” Mapping Cultural Space Across Eurasia, accessed October 18, 2019, http://dighist.fas.harvard.edu/projects/eurasia/items/show/950.

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