Ciechanowski, Jan M.

The Warsaw Rising of 1944 [by] Jan M. Ciechanowski. - [London, New York] Cambridge University Press, 1974. - xi, 332 p. map. 22 cm. - Soviet and East European studies . - Soviet and East European studies. .

Rev. and abridged version of the author's thesis, The political and ideological background of the Warsaw Rising, 1944, University of London, 1968, and the Polish ed. published 1971 under title: Powstanie Warszawskie.

Bibliography: p. 318-325.

The big three and Poland: July 1943-July 1944. -- The genesis of the Polish resistance movement. -- Attempts to unify the Polish resistance movement. -- The Polish grand strategy, 1941-1943. -- The 'Tempest' plan. -- The London Poles and 'Tempest' -- The 'Tempest' east of Warsaw. -- The fate of Warsaw. -- Why Warsaw rose. -- Warsaw and the émigré leaders.

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