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Title: Archeologies of the recent past and the Soviet remains of the cold war in Poland: a case study of Brzeźnica-Kolonia, Kłomino and Borne Sulinowo

Creator:

Kobiałka, Dawid ; Kajda, Kornelia ; Frąckowiak, Maksymilian

Date issued/created:

2015

Resource Type:

Article

Subtitle:

Sprawozdania Archeologiczne 67 (2015)

Publisher:

Instytut Archeolgoii i Etnologii Polskiej Akademii Nauk

Place of publishing:

Kraków

Description:

ill., 25 cm

Abstract:

In this paper we analyze three places extensively used by the Soviets in Poland during the Cold War: Brzeźnica-Kolonia, Kłomino and Borne Sulinowo. We treat these places and artefacts found there as heritage. However, instead of calling for their urgent preservation, we try to argue that heritage does not need to be perceived as a dead past. Material culture and material transformations in landscapes of the recent past last and survive their own times. The goal of this paper is to pay archaeological attention to the duration of the things and landscapes from the recent past in the present.

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Relation:

Sprawozdania Archeologiczne

Volume:

67

Start page:

9

End page:

22

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:57796 ; 0081-3834

Source:

IAiE PAN, call no. P 244 ; IAiE PAN, call no. P 245 ; IAiE PAN, call no. P 243 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Free Access

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Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Library of the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

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