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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Some groups in the General Government were organized by military men,
including the Security Corps (Korpus Bezpieczenstwa — KB), the Secret Polish
Army (Tajna Armia Polska), and the Secret Military Organization (Tajna
The military component of the underground, the SZP/ ZWZ/AK, preferred a
political-military structure which gave more power to the military.59 In the end,
Sikorski favored the civilian-political component over the military largely because
of his ...
Rowecki hoped to accomplish this by getting military help from the United States
and Britain, whose presence in Poland, he believed, would force the Soviets to
act as loyal allies.30 Rowecki 's continued unrealistic expectations of western ...
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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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