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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But Polish plans for an early uprising evaporated when France collapsed in June
1940 . As early as January 1940 , General Sosnkowski , reflecting on the size
and purpose of the ZWZ and his preference for a small organization capable of ...
Early initiatives in guerrila warfare in eastern Poland were taken primarily by
Communists and Jews who had escaped from nearby towns and villages .
During most of the war , Polish partisans associated with various organizations —
The Poles Under German Occupation, 1939-1944 Richard C. Lukas. the German
- sponsored Polish theater in late 1943 and early 1944 . In March 1944 , he even
allowed Poles to join Germans to see a theatrical production in Cracow .
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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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