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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7 One major issue which Poles believed should be resolved in order to bring
political order to the underground was the question of the Delegacy . Once it was
finally decided to have one government delegate instead of three for the different
Heitzman believed that " Jewish nationalism was at the bottom of the trouble , "
not anti - Semitism . 70 Since the outbreak of the war , Zionists tried to get the
British to create a Jewish military force , which they hoped to use as leverage in ...
had occurred elsewhere — still believed it “ unthinkable ” that the Nazis would
attempt to liquidate their ghetto , the largest in Poland . Bundists talked about
maintaining a “ psychological self - defense ” and waiting for the Allied second
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FOREWORD by Norman Davies ix
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