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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Poles criticized the AK for not doing enough to help the people in eastern Poland
who were victimized by hostile partisans . One Polish critic claimed there was
more contact between Warsaw and London than between Warsaw and Lwów ...
Before the end of 1941 , news of German massacres of Jews in eastern Poland
was received in Warsaw . In January 1942 , Warsaw received the first reports
about the gassing of Jews in Chełmno . These reports of mass murder , conveyed
Clearly , the annihilation of the Jews within the General Government and
especially the beginning of the mass deportations and executions of Poles in
eastern Poland had made its impact , convincing the government delegate that
there would ...
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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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