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I do not rate it 1 star for the original work by Sienkiewicz in Polish, but for the terrible decision to translate all the names and places phonetically by Kuniczak Andrzej becomes Andrei Czestochowa is Tchenstohova And so forth What a terrible decision to bastardize all these beautiful Polish words I couldn t enjoy the book because of it I should have stopped reading immediately and changed to a different translated edition. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here In this second part of The Deluge the history gainstheaters for the current war against Sweden, as well as becomefocused on Kmicic And, he does not disappoints the reader The story contemplates his definetely conversion to the side of the Republic, his transformation to a decent and honorable man, while his love for Olenka continues strong.Concerning the war, the story represents a turnabout of the events The szlachta and the peasants awake and starts massive rebellions agains In this second part of The Deluge the history gainstheaters for the current war against Sweden, as well as becomefocused on Kmicic And, he does not disappoints the reader The story contemplates his definetely conversion to the side of the Republic, his transformation to a decent and honorable man, while his love for Olenka continues strong.Concerning the war, the story represents a turnabout of the events The szlachta and the peasants awake and starts massive rebellions against the swedish occupation, whilst the king negociate and congregate forces to return to the country The nobles that remained loyal to the crown grows stronger and their armies obtain several important victories against the traitors and the invaders Second volume of Henryk Sienkiewicz s trilogy The central character is Adrzej Kmicic, chor y Standard bearer , who comes to marry Ole ska Billewicz wna according to the last will of her grandfather, Herakliusz Billewicz After engagement with Ole ka Kmicic takes side of Radziwi s powerful magnate clan supporting Swedish in their military invasion on Poland When gentry and his fiancee consider him as a traitor for this, Kmicic decides to clear his name Under the false name Babinicz he Second volume of Henryk Sienkiewicz s trilogy The central character is Adrzej Kmicic, chor y Standard bearer , who comes to marry Ole ska Billewicz wna according to the last will of her grandfather, Herakliusz Billewicz After engagement with Ole ka Kmicic takes side of Radziwi s powerful magnate clan supporting Swedish in their military invasion on Poland When gentry and his fiancee consider him as a traitor for this, Kmicic decides to clear his name Under the false name Babinicz he takes part in defence of Jasna G ra monastery, guards king Jan Kazimierz and fights barvely with the enemies til the end of war Very good lecture Good book, well written and well documented The translation seems pretty ok However the topic is too much detailed It would be of help to a screenwritter as it captures so many angles, but why read 500 pages to know they struggled a lot and led so.many fights I should choose better next time. Interesting and in the same line started by volume 1, but way too long for my taste I was on the verge of abandoning the lecture somewhere around 70% But I finally managed to finish it and I am keeping my thoughts for the final review I will do after finishing volume 3.Review for all 3 volumes can be found at Interesting and in the same line started by volume 1, but way too long for my taste I was on the verge of abandoning the lecture somewhere around 70% But I finally managed to finish it and I am keeping my thoughts for the final review I will do after finishing volume 3.Review for all 3 volumes can be found at 918 pages, a deluge indeed. This old translation is inferior to the modern version I d suggest obtaining the newer one if possible. OWLs 2020 8 arithmancy i do be a slut for soroka tbh ^Free E-pub ⇱ The Deluge: Volume II ⇰ This two volume work is the sequel to With Fire and Sword, a massive book called one of the greatest in European literature The Deluge continues the sweeping saga of war and rebellion that threatened the kingdom of Poland and changed the face of Eastern Europe in the th Century This historical novel of Poland, Sweden and Russia, is a masterful blend of history and imagination, filled with nonstop action and adventure Sienkiewicz s work is the sweeping saga of a nation caught in the throes of a civil war, of a people struggling for survival, and of events that forever changed the face of Eastern Europe Number two in his trilogy on the history of Poland, it tells the love story of a man and a woman tragically separated by foolishness, pride, confusion and the Swedish invasion of Poland in the s which divided a nation against itself and drew the best and worst out of its citizens Henryk Adam Alexander Pius Sienkiewicz was a novelist, born in Wola Okrzejska, Poland He studied at Warsaw, travelled in the USA, and in the s began to write articles, short stories, and novels His major work was a war trilogy about th c Poland, beginning with Ogniem i mieczem , With Fire and Sword , but his most widely known book is the story of Rome under Nero, Quo Vadis, several times filmed, notably inby Mervyn Le Roy He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in