The Forgotten Holocaust: The Poles Under German Occupation, 1939-1944
"There is no doubt that from the very beginning of their occupation the Nazis were intent on destroying Poland as a nation, and in his absorbing account of wartime Poland, Richard Lucas outlines the variety of means that they employed for the purpose." --The New York Review of Books "A superior work." --Library Journal "An eloquent, gripping account." --Publisher's Weekly "Lukas tells the story with an outrage properly contained within the framework of a scholarly narrative." --Washington Post
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84 On November 11 , 1942 , Rowecki took Jewish requests under advisement , praised the battle readiness of the ZOB , and authorized them to organize into units of five resistance fighters . 85 Polish cooperation initiated with the Jews ...
As the level of fighting intensified and casualties mounted on both sides , the number of corpses in the streets made the entire city look like an open cemetery . The gatherers , " as the corpse collectors were euphemistically called ...
Korboński , Fighting Warsaw , 350 ; Gunther Deschner , Warsaw Uprising , 22 . 2 > 14. Korboński , Fighting Warsaw , 346-47 ; Bór , Secret Army , 207 . 15. Krannhals , Warschauer Aufstand , 119 . 16. Komisja Historyczna , PSZ 3 : 697-98 ...
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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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