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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Other Polish farmers actively resisted ; one group attacked the German settlers in
Cieszyn , killed 30 of them , and plundered their property . The raid on ...
Retaliatory operations included attacks on railroad , military , and government
On February 1 , 1944 , after weeks of planning , a platoon of Pegasus ,
commanded by twenty - year old Bronisław Pietraszkiewicz , attacked Kutschera '
s car on Ujazdowskie Avenue . In an operation lasting scarcely a minute ,
Kutschera and ...
51 As has been seen , the AK conducted attacks against railroad lines to hamper
German use of them in general , not specifically to delay transports to the death
camps . AK attacks indirectly and temporarily benefitted the Jews by creating ...
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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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