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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SS General Odilo Globocnik believed that the General Government should be
cleared of Poles and in 1 94 1 , as a step in that direction, convinced Himmler to
establish German settlements in the Lublin area. The plan envisaged a belt of ...
48 Meanwhile, Heinrich Himmler ordered Rowecki, who was in a German prison,
shot to death. The former chicken farmer saw the Warsaw Uprising as a chance
to annihilate the Poles. "My Fiihrer," Himmler declared, "Warsaw . . . will be ...
49 Then Himmler went to Posen, where he dispatched for Warsaw most of the
police force of the city — some with artillery — together with the SS Brigade
Dirlewanger and the SS Brigade Kamiriski. All the units were under the command
of SS ...
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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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