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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Sikorski ' s appointment was warmly received in Poland ; soon Sikorski became a
hero , a charismatic leader whom the Poles identified with ultimate victory against
the Nazis . Often the Poles repeated the saying , “ As the sun rises , Sikorski ...
To be sure , the commission was not entirely motivated by personal
vindictiveness ; part of the reason also stemmed from Sikorski ' s conviction that
he had to do something to placate the anger of his countrymen against the
Sanacja and ...
At the last moment , Raczkiewicz denied Sikorski the power to sign the
agreement , but he signed it anyway . 26 The reaction to the treaty in Poland was
reserved . The Political Coordinating Committee , which represented the four
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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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FOREWORD by Norman Davies ix
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