BROMKE, Adam. Canadian/Polish, b. 1928. Genres: International relations/Current affairs, Politics/Government. Career: Lecturer, Dept. of Economics and Political Science, McGill University, Montreal, 1957-60; Research Fellow, Russian Research Centre, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1960-62; Professor Dept. of Political Science, Carleton University, Ottawa, 1962-73; Professor of Political Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., 1973-89, professor emeritus, 1989; Polish Academy of Sciences, professor of humanities, 1990. Grand Cross of Poland, 1998. Publications: Poland's Politics, Idealism vs. Realism, 1967; Poland: The Last Decade; Poland: The Protracted Crisis, 1983; Eastern Europe in the Aftermath of Solidarity, 1985; The Meanings and Uses of Polish History, 1987; Polak w swiecie (memoirs in Polish), 1996. EDITOR: The Communist States at the Crossroads, 1965; (with P.E. Uren) The Communist States and the West, 1967; (with T.H. Rakowski-Harmstone) The Communist States in Disarray, 1965-1973; (with J.W. Strong) Gierek's Poland, 1973; (with D. Novak) The Communist States in the Era of Daetente: 1971-77, 1978. Address: Bernardynska 22/26, 02-904, Warsaw, Poland.