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My Century - Wat, Aleksander, and Milosz, Czeslaw (Foreword by), and Lourie, Richard (Translated by)
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In My Century the great Polish poet Aleksander Wat provides a spellbinding account of life in Eastern Europe in the midst of the terrible twentieth century. Based on interviews with Nobel Prize winner Czeslaw Milosz, My Century describes the artistic, sexual, and political experimentation --in which Wat was a major participant-- that followed the end of World War I: an explosion of talent and ideas which, he argues, in some ways helped to open the door to the destruction that the Nazis and Bolsheviks soon visited upon ...

My Century 2003, New York Review of Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781590170656

Revised edition

Trade paperback

My Century 1990, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393306859

Trade paperback