The portrait of which Polish hero was there in the Captains' Nemo cabinet in the story by J.Verne?
Jan III Sobieski
In the beginning of the XIX century, Tadeusz Kosciuszko was considered to be the most important freedom-fighter together with Washington and Napoleon. Thanks to the J.Verne book popularity many could learn who was that Polish hero.
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Illustration: Laurence Simon