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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Rowecki angrily denied the allegations, pointing out that former officers of
Pitsudski's legions serving in the ZWZ did not automatically mean the same thing
as the Sanacja. He specifically asked Kot for, but never received, the names of
To take up arms against the Soviets, he told Rowecki on November 28, 1942, "
would be madness."27 Sikorski was well aware throughout 1942 and early 1943
that the Western Allies had shown little disposition toward the idea of becoming ...
organization's top leaders for being Gestapo agents.121 Obviously, the arrests
and executions of ZWZ/AK officers created shortages of people to fill leadership
positions, a condition that Rowecki understandably deplored. Prior to the
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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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