Tag: Witold Pilecki
Witold Pilecki's biography receives the Costa Book of the Year Award
The biography of cavalry captain Witold Pilecki entitled "Volunteer" by the British writer and journalist Jack Fairweather received on Tuesday the title of the Book of the Year 2019 in one of the most prestigious literary competitions in Great Britain – the Costa Book Awards.
“The Guardian” describes the story of Witold Pilecki
The British daily "The Guardian" brings closer the figure of cavalry captain Witold Pilecki in its ‘book of the day’ section on Wednesday. Pilecki’s biography entitled The Volunteer by Jack Fairweather has a chance to win one of the most important British literary awards - Costa Book Award.
Excerpt of Witold Pilecki’s biography in "The Times"
The British daily newspaper "The Times" published in Monday's edition excerpts from the biography of cavalry captain Witold Pilecki entitled "The Volunteer" by the British writer Jack Fairweather. A week ago, the book received the Costa Book Award for 2019 in the biography category.