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Three months later, it was replaced by the Council for Aid to Jews (Rada Pomocy
Zydotri), or Zegota, a cryp- tonym derived from the Polish word for Jew, Zyd. The
executive board of Zegota represented the moderate-left of the Polish political ...
One Polish leader actively involved in the work of Zegota estimated that it cost
5,000,000 złotys every month to maintain 10,000 Jewish orphans. To free one
Jew from a camp, cost 6,000 to 15,000 ztotys. On its part, the Jewish National ...
Gutman who said that the support the Polish government gave Zegota was a
calculated "gesture intended to absolve the Poles, in due course, from
responsibility for the disaster which had befallen Polish Jewry." Shmuel
Krakowski's charge ...
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The forgotten Holocaust: the Poles under German occupation, 1939-1944User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Though many nations were forced to endure Nazi tyranny during World War II, nowhere was its fury more devastating than in Poland. Poland suffered more than six million casualities and witnessed the ... Read full review
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The Military Underground in Operation
Poles and Jews
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