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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Sikorski ' s appointment was warmly received in Poland ; soon Sikorski became a
hero , a charismatic leader whom the Poles identified with ultimate victory against
the Nazis . Often the Poles repeated the saying , “ As the sun rises , Sikorski ...
Despite these efforts , the military ranks continued to have an abundance of “
irreconcilable Praetorians , " as one Sikorski intimate described them , who
remained his constant detractors . As a result , both Sikorski and his abrasive
minister of ...
At the last moment , Raczkiewicz denied Sikorski the power to sign the
agreement , but he signed it anyway . 26 The reaction to the treaty in Poland was
reserved . The Political Coordinating Committee , which represented the four
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FOREWORD by Norman Davies ix
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