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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The relationship of the General Government to the Reich evolved as the war
progressed. At first the area was seen as a kind of protectorate, originally called
General Government of the Occupied Polish Areas (General Gouvernement der ...
The importance Hitler attached to the Germanization of the annexed territories
was revealed by his appointment of Heinrich Himmler, who already headed the
SS and police establishments, to be Reich Commissioner for the Consolidation of
5 The plunder of personal property, including food and clothes, was so rampant
that the Reich minister of justice became concerned not because the actions
were illegal and immoral but because the "Polish inhabitant who has been left ...
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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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