The Forgotten Holocaust: The Poles Under German Occupation, 1939-1944
The revised edition includes a short history of ZEGOTA, the underground government organisation working to save the Jews, and an annotated listing of many Poles executed by the Germans for trying to shelter and save Jews.
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minority of Poles from various social classes , including former antiSemites ,
risked their lives to aid Jews . Poles and Jews lived side by side for centuries .
One old Polish legend , underscoring this fact , told of a gathering of people at
though my father was assimilated , all the executives in his factory and ninety
percent of his workers were Jewish . ... 14 Jews not only experienced competition
for the first time from Poles in businesses they had traditionally monopolized but ...
appointed minister of the treasury by Mikołajczyk , was attacked by some Jewish
newspapers because he was an assimilationist . ... 67 This only encouraged
such groups as the Representation of Polish Jews in Tel Aviv , whose
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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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FOREWORD by Norman Davies ix
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