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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It was to be August all over again. The Russian offensive against Praga was
successful. The key unit in the thrust was the First Polish Army, part of which had
been taken frorr the Warka bridgehead. The Seventy-third Infantry Division
Ninth Army War Diary reported that Kallner's Nineteenth Panzer Division was
pushed back in the northern part of Praga and that the Magnuszew bridgehead,
one of the first the Russians had established, was firmly under the control of the ...
The AK commander in Mokot6w identified one of the Russians there as
Alexander Chernukhyn, who curiously asked what the AK needed in the way of
help — something the Poles had sought since August 1. But it took a few more
days before ...
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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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