Code Name : Zegota: Rescuing Jews in Occupied Poland, 1942-1945: The Most Dangerous Conspiracy in Wartime Europe

By: Tomaszewski, IreneContributor(s): Werbowski, TeciaMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2010Description: 1 online resource (211 p.)ISBN: 9780313383922Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Code Name: Zegota: Rescuing Jews in Occupied Poland, 1942-1945: The Most Dangerous Conspiracy in Wartime EuropeDDC classification: 940.53'183509438-dc22 LOC classification: D804.6T65 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Foreword to the Praeger Edition; Foreword to the First Edition; Acknowledgments; A Note on the Text; Introduction; Part One: The Occupation; 1 Life and Death on the Aryan Side; 2 Life and Death on the Jewish Side; 3 Apartheid; Part Two: Żegota; 4 The Konrad Żegota Committee; 5 The Organization; 6 Żegota Reaches Out; 7 News from the Underground; 8 The Aftermath; Part Three: Stories of Courage; 9 Rescued and Rescuers; Part Four: Reflections; 10 Voices from Poland; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Summary: An inspiring story of unarmed civilians of all ages who took on the Gestapo, the SS, and the Wehrmacht-and outwitted them at least 20,000 times.
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Cover; Contents; Foreword to the Praeger Edition; Foreword to the First Edition; Acknowledgments; A Note on the Text; Introduction; Part One: The Occupation; 1 Life and Death on the Aryan Side; 2 Life and Death on the Jewish Side; 3 Apartheid; Part Two: Żegota; 4 The Konrad Żegota Committee; 5 The Organization; 6 Żegota Reaches Out; 7 News from the Underground; 8 The Aftermath; Part Three: Stories of Courage; 9 Rescued and Rescuers; Part Four: Reflections; 10 Voices from Poland; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z

An inspiring story of unarmed civilians of all ages who took on the Gestapo, the SS, and the Wehrmacht-and outwitted them at least 20,000 times.

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Irene Tomaszewski is the program director of an international symposium on Polish Studies in Canmore, Alberta, Canada, and founding president of the Montreal-based Canadian Foundation for Polish Studies.

Tecia Werbowski has written eight novels.

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