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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154 The principle of collective responsibility was evident when the Nazis
conducted their first atrocity in suburban Warsaw , the village of Zielonka . The
Germans nabbed eleven people , but two escaped . The rest were killed ; three of
The principle of collective responsibility was applied in both the villages and the
cities . ... 165 Much has been said about the killing of 192 men in the village of
Lidice in Bohemia , executed in retaliation for the murder of SS General Reinhard
The Gestapo officers threatened that the whole village would be punished if
Rogozinskis didn ' t show up . The intimidated inhabitants of the village gave
them away to the Germans . Both of them were killed on 15 January 1943 ( cf .
473 , 543 ) ...
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