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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28 Poles had every reason to be pleased when the underground launched a
widespread campaign , known as Action “ N , ” to demoralize German soldiers
and officials in Poland . The underground published newspapers and pamphlets
Action “ N ” dispirited Germans by sending them demoralizing letters and books
with conspiratorial texts . Some of these letters were sent to Germans in
prominent positions and contained at least some truth about commercial frauds
or illicit ...
The official history of the Polish armed forces estimates that there were 21 , 600
military casualties in Warsaw — 10 , 000 killed , 6 , 600 wounded , and 5 , 000
missing in action . The same source places German casualties at 26 , 000 — 10 ...
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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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