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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shouted the local peasant leader ( Bauernfuhrer ) , who is also an officer of the
SS . In the stables I saw an amazing sight . Only two horses were there , and two
cows instead of eight . When we went into the pigsty we found there only two
22 Initially , the economic policy of the Germans toward the Polish peasantry was
not to interfere with their land . ... In prewar days , the peasant considered a grain
yield of twelve quintals from each hectare to be good ; of THE GERMAN ...
twelve quintals from each hectare to be good ; of that , the peasant maintained
his family on eight quintals and sold the remainder . But the Germans insisted the
peasant deliver six quintals per hectare . In the Cracow district , where peasants ...
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