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 of all classes gave a variety of assistance to the persecuted Jews ; food ,
shelter , and false documents were some of the more common types of aid .
Considering the utter barbarity of German rule in Poland and the continuing ...
In December , the Poles gave only ten pistols and a small amount of ammunition
to the Jews . In order not to deepen Polish suspicions about Communist influence
in the Jewish resistance movement , Wilner submitted a code of regulations ...
Peasants often gave careful thought to their location . In one village , the hideout
was a barn . In case of danger , Jews could escape through a screen of thick
bushes and shrubs to a stable and from there , to an underground trench . In
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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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