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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In the period October 1939 to September 1944 , SS and police strength fluctuated
between 50 , 000 and 80 , 000 men , supported by the Wehrmacht which rarely
dropped below 400 , 000 troops and reached highs of 2 , 000 , 000 in June 1941
army of General Tadeusz Kutrzeba in the September campaign , took the
initiative in establishing the Service for Poland ' s Victory ( Shużba Zwycięstwu
Polski — SZP ) , a clandestine military organization . Tokarzewski reached
Warsaw on the ...
On September 3 , Bór told Mikołajczyk that the uprising should stop . The
president of the Polish Red Cross , Madame Tarnowska , made contacts with
General Rohr , on September 4 and again on September 8 . Rohr proposed that
all civilians ...
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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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