SZYMANSKI, Leszek. Polish, b. 1933. Genres: Novels, History, Politics/ Government. Career: Writer. Wspotczesnosc, chief editor, 1956. Worked as security guard, doorman, and laborer. Publications: Escape to the Tropics, 1960; On the Wallaby Track, 1965; Naneczona, 1965; Living with the Weird Mob, 1970; Warsaw Aflame, 1973; Putaski Bohetar Niozmany, 1980; Candle for Poland-Solidarity, 1988; Casimir Pulski: A Hero of the American Revolution, 1994. Address: c/o Publicity Director, Hippocrene Books Inc., 171 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10016, U.S.A.