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Polish intelligentsia in Nazi concentration camps and American exile

a study of values in crisis situations

by Alicja IwanМЃska

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German.,
    • Intellectuals -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Polish Americans -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-179) and index.

      StatementAlicja Iwańska.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK510.762 .I94 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 185 p. ;
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL357657M
      ISBN 100773483888
      LC Control Number98017569

      Plans were made for an underground attack [1]. Witold Pilecki after his own escape got the Home Army command to accept the variant to free and secure – inmates. The rest would be free to escape on their own, practical zero chances of success.   There is no doubt that Polish Jews were not the only ones singled out for terror, persecution, and murder by the Nazis during the German occupation of .

        Originally erected as a subcamp of Sachsenhausen, Gross-Rosen concentration camp is located about 40 miles southwest of Wroclaw, Poland. Built . Auschwitz concentration camp (German:Konzentrationslager Auschwitz [ˈaʊʃvɪts] (listen)) was a network of concentration and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. It consisted of Auschwitz I (the base camp); Auschwitz II–Birkenau (the extermination camp); Auschwitz III–Monowitz (a labor camp to staff an IG Inmates: mainly Jews, Poles, Roma, Soviet soldiers.

        Poland was the first country to oppose Nazi Germany in WWII. It was attacked by the Germans on September 1, , and its forces defended themselves for over a month. A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps: My Mother’s Memories of Imprisonment, Immigration, and a Life Remade is a rare and wonderful achievement, easily the best book I have ever read about a gentile Holocaust survivor. Jadzia lived to be years old, as the traditional Polish birthday song “Sto Lat” would have it. Like most children of.


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