About the Book
COLLECTION OF ARCHIVAL PHOTOGRAPHS, OLD DOCUMENTS, POSTCARDS, LETTERS, MEDALS, DIPLOMAS OF MEMBERS OF MASLOWSKI FAMILY AND TRAGIC HISTORY OF KATYN MASSACRE 1940 WITH SOME HISTORIC BACKGROUND AND EXPLANATION. STANISLAW MASLOWSKI WAS MURDERED BY SOVIETS ALONG WITH 20,000 POLISH OFFICERS AND POLISH INTELLIGENTSIA AND THIS FACT WAS COVERED UP FOR LAST 70 YEARS. THIS IS ALSO HOMAGE TO MY GRANDFATHER.
Thomas Masłowski, creator and owner of the web site www.malaPOLSKA.com with thousands of photographs and videos of Polish people and events in USA. Educated in Kraków, Poland – BA in Electronic Engineering, University of Mining & Metallurgy (Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza), later continued education in New York in Parson’s School of Design – Photography. Masłowski exhibited his photographs in Polish Consulate in Manhattan, NY along with Janek Hausbrandt, Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark NJ, Druch Studio in Trenton NJ. His Slide-show exhibition (700 photos shown to the music with narration) “Kraków From Air 2007” in Princeton University created great interest among students and professors. Masłowski’s recent works – December Project (2009) was a photographic illustration to poems by Dorota Ellington. Last year Masłowski has published two books; “Masłowski Family” (Rodzina Masłowskich 1758-2009) describing 8 generations of his family members, and “Venus – What Remains” – with