Story of a Secret State

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Simon Publications, 2001 - History - 391 pages
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The story of life in Poland during the Nazi occupation. A secretly operating school system, courts, sentences carried out, clandestine newspapers... Karski, who served as a messenger between the Polish Home Army and the exiled Polish government in London, was captured and tortured by the Nazis but lived to tell about it. Often used as a text in college history courses.

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Anyone who has interest in the time before the great war and then what life was for a lot of folks in Poland. Intriguing read. Read full review

Contents

Defeat
1
Prisoner in Russia
16
Exchange and Escape
30
Copyright

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