The forgotten Holocaust: the Poles under German occupation, 1939-1944
Since its first publication in 1986, this book has become a classic of World War II literature. As Norman Davies notes in his foreword to this edition, "Dr. Richard Lukas has rendered a valuable service, by showing that no one can properly analyze the fate of one ethnic community in occupied Poland without referring to the fates of others. In this sense, The Forgotten Holocaust is a powerful corrective." The revised edition includes a short history of ZEGOTA, the underground government organization 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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Duraczyński, Wojna i Okupacja, 58; Madajczyk, Polityka 11l Rzeszy w
Okupowanej Polsce 2: 168. 36. Hanson, Civilian Population and the Warsaw
Uprising, 39-41 . See photograph in Polish Ministry of Information, Black Book of
Madajczyk, Polityka Rzeszy w Okupowanej Polsce, Vol. 2. 13. Polish Fortnightly
Review, 1 July 1942, 7. 14. Quoted in Karski, Secret State, 249. 15. Steven, The
Poles, 10. 16. Dwa Lata Okupacji Niemieckiej w Polsce , in PRM 45c/23, ...
Madajczyk, Polityka III Rzeszv w Okupowanej Polsce 1 : 195, 203; 2:172- 74. 92.
Messages from Poland, 23 Mar. 1944, and 26 Mar. 1944, in F0371/ 39451 C584/
131/55, PRO. 93. Letter, McLaren to Allen with enclosure, lOAug. 1943, in F037 ...
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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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