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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58 Both the Sikorski government and the ZWZ/AK resisted sharing power with
political groups in Poland. Sikorski 's initial reservations about strong political
leadership in Poland even prompted charges from the homeland that the exile ...
Throughout the evolution of the civilian-political and military components of the
Polish underground, there was a great deal of ambiguity as to where the real
locus of authority in Poland was located. The average Pole, dazed by the array of
Even Sikorski's own political representative in Warsaw telegraphed him
regarding this outside interference and asked for "a quick liquidation of this
political nonsense." Swietochowski's activities didn't last long; he was arrested by
the Germans ...
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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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