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  • Warsaw 44


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  • Hitler's Europe Ablaze: Occupation, Resistance, and Rebellion during World War II

    Local resistance to German-led Axis occupation occurred throughout the European continent during World War II, taking a wide range of forms—noncooperation and disinformation, sabotage and espionage, and armed opposition and full-scale partisan warfare. It is a key element in the experience and the national memory of those who found themselves under Axis government and control. But for decades there has been no systematic attempt to give readers a panoramic yet detailed view of the make-up, actions, and impact of resistance movements from Scan...

    • ASIN: 1629145068
    • Brand: SKYHORSE

  • D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The dramatic, untold history of the heroic women recruited by Britain’s elite spy agency to help pave the way for Allied victory in World War II“Gripping. Spies, romance, Gestapo thugs, blown-up trains, courage, and treachery (lots of treachery)—and all of it true.”—Erik Larson, author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake In 1942, the Allies were losing, Germany seemed unstoppable, and every able man in England was on the front lines. To “set Europe ablaze,” in the words of Winston Church...

    • ASIN: B07GNS3LGK

  • War And Destiny Part 1


    • ASIN: B079TKDCC9

  • Do the Birds Still Sing in Hell?: A powerful true story of love and survival

    An incredible tale of one man's adversity and defiance, for readers of The Tattooist of Auschwitz.Horace Greasley escaped over 200 times from a notorious German prison camp to see the girl he loved. This is his incredible true story.A Sunday Times Bestseller - over 60,000 copies sold.Even in the most horrifying places on earth, hope still lingers in the darkness, waiting for the opportunity to take flight.When war was declared Horace Greasley was just twenty-years old. After seven weeks' training with the 2/5th Battalion, the Royal Leicestershi...

    • ASIN: B00CP5BOWG

  • The Invasion: The Outbreak of WWII


    • ASIN: B01MV0CSCX

  • Renia's Diary: A Holocaust Journal

    A New York Times bestseller A USA Today bestsellerThe long-hidden diary of a young Polish woman's life during the Holocaust, translated for the first time into EnglishRenia Spiegel was born in 1924 to an upper-middle class Jewish family living in southeastern Poland, near what was at that time the border with Romania. At the start of 1939 Renia began a diary. “I just want a friend. I want somebody to talk to about my everyday worries and joys. Somebody who would feel what I feel, who would believe me, who would never reveal my secrets. A huma...

    • ASIN: B07NYGJY26

  • Vatican Pimpernel: The World War II Exploits of the Monsignor Who Saved Over 6,500 Lives

    During the German occupation of Rome from 1942–1944, Irishman Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty ran an escape organization for Allied POWs and civilians, including Jews. Safe within the Vatican state, he regularly ventured out in disguise to continue his mission, which earned him the nickname “the Pimpernel of the Vatican.” When the Allies entered Rome, he and his collaborators— priests, nuns, and laypeople of numerous nationalities and religious beliefs—had saved the lives of over 6,500 people. The first new telling of this extraordinary ...

    • ASIN: 1616087021
    • Brand: SKYHORSE

  • The Rise of Germany, 1939-1941: The War in the West

    An account of the early years of World War II based on extensive new research: “A genuinely fresh approach . . . exceptional” (The Wall Street Journal).   James Holland, one of the leading young historians of World War II, has spent over a decade conducting new research, interviewing survivors, and exploring archives that have never before been so accessible to unearth forgotten memoirs, letters, and official records.   In The Rise of Germany 1938–1941, Holland draws on this research to reconsider the strategy, tactics, and economic...

    • ASIN: B00XAQ1P46

  • An Iron Wind: Europe Under Hitler

    A vivid account of German-occupied Europe during World War II that reveals civilians' struggle to understand the terrifying chaos of warIn An Iron Wind, prize-winning historian Peter Fritzsche draws diaries, letters, and other first-person accounts to show how civilians in occupied Europe tried to make sense of World War II. As the Third Reich targeted Europe's Jews for deportation and death, confusion and mistrust reigned. What were Hitler's aims? Did Germany's rapid early victories mark the start of an enduring new era? Was collaboration or r...

    • ASIN: 0465057748
    • Brand: Basic Books

  • In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer


    • ASIN: B001O1O7SK

  • Hunt for the Jews: Betrayal and Murder in German-Occupied Poland

    A revealing account of Polish cooperation with Nazis in WWII—a “grim, compelling [and] significant scholarly study” (Kirkus Reviews).   Between 1942 and 1943, thousands of Jews escaped the fate of German death camps in Poland. As they sought refuge in the Polish countryside, the Nazi death machine organized what they called Judenjagd, meaning hunt for the Jews. As a result of the Judenjagd, few of those who escaped the death camps would survive to see liberation. As Jan Grabowski’s penetrating microhistory reveals, the majority of the ...

    • ASIN: B00EZNA8XM

  • Europe on Trial: The Story of Collaboration, Resistance, and Retribution during World War II

    Europe on Trial explores the history of collaboration, retribution, and resistance during World War II. These three themes are examined through the experiences of people and countries under German occupation, as well as Soviet, Italian, and other military rule. Those under foreign rule faced innumerable moral and ethical dilemmas, including the question of whether to cooperate with their occupiers, try to survive the war without any political involvement, or risk their lives by becoming resisters. Many chose all three, depending on wartime cond...

    • ASIN: 0813347890
    • Brand: Routledge

  • Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland

    On a summer day in 1941 in Nazi-occupied Poland, half of the town of Jedwabne brutally murdered the other half: 1,600 men, women, and children-all but seven of the town's Jews. In this shocking and compelling study, historian Jan Gross pieces together eyewitness accounts as well as physical evidence into a comprehensive reconstruction of the horrific July day remembered well by locals but hidden to history. Revealing wider truths about Jewish-Polish relations, the Holocaust, and human responses to occupation and totalitarianism, Gross's investi...

    • ASIN: 0142002402

  • Someday We Will Fly

    From the author of Blind, a heart-wrenching coming-of-age story set during World War II in Shanghai, one of the only places Jews without visas could find refuge. Warsaw, Poland. The year is 1940 and Lillia is fifteen when her mother, Alenka, disappears and her father flees with Lillia and her younger sister, Naomi, to Shanghai, one of the few places that will accept Jews without visas. There they struggle to make a life; they have no money, there is little work, no decent place to live, a culture that doesn't understand them. And always the wor...

    • ASIN: 0670014966

  • Naples '44 : A World War II Diary of Occupied Italy

    As a young intelligence officer stationed in Naples following its liberation from Nazi forces, Norman Lewis recorded the lives of a proud and vibrant people forced to survive on prostitution, thievery, and a desperate belief

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    • Rating: 4.8333

  • Between Two Evils: The World War II Memoir of a Girl in Occupied Warsaw and a Nazi Labor Camp - eBook

    This vivid memoir describes the author's experiences as young girl in Poland, forced to flee to Warsaw after the Nazi bombing of Brest at the outbreak of World War II. She recounts the realities of

    • UPC: 974722865

  • Shanghai Occupied : A Boy's Tale of World War II

    Building forts, excursions to the park, enduring art and music lessons with his buddies formed the fabric of Jim Ling's early childhood in the glittering, vibrant, multi-cultural international enclave of 1930s Shanghai - renowned as

    • UPC: 385505732

  • Living and Fighting with the French Underground : A True World War II Story Told by American Airmen and Resistance Fighters (Maquis) in Nazi Occupied F

    A World War Two air battle over Southern France in July of 1944 sets the stage for several heroic stories, carefully woven into an historical narrative. Indeed, as told by both the downed American airmen

    • UPC: 53391068

  • Remembering Occupied Warsaw : Polish Narratives of World War II

    Offering a rare glimpse into the lives of those who lived through the German occupation of Poland’s capital, this important ethnography explores how elderly residents of Warsaw recollect, narrate, and commemorate their experiences, thus showing

    • UPC: 16788695

  • THREE DAYS AT THE BRINK: FDR, CHURCHILL, STALIN, A

    From the #1 bestselling author of Three Days in Moscow and anchor of Fox News Channel's Special Report with Bret Baier , a gripping history of the secret meeting that set the stage for victory

    • UPC: 271211290
    • Rating: 5.0

  • D-Day Girls : The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER - The dramatic, untold history of the heroic women recruited by Britain's elite spy agency to help pave the way for Allied victory in World War II "Gripping. Spies, romance, Gestapo thugs, blown-up

    • UPC: 473233453
    • Rating: 4.3

  • No Greater Ally : The Untold Story of Poland’s Forces in World War II

    There is a chapter of World War 2 history that remains largely untold: the story of the fourth largest Allied military of the war, and the only nation to have fought in the battles of

    • UPC: 14556825
    • Rating: 4.0

  • D-Day : June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II

    This monumental narrative provides a compelling portrait of the strategic dimesnions of the invasion that changed the course of the World War II, skillfully melding eyewitness accounts of American, British, Canadian, French, and German veterans,

    • UPC: 376758
    • Rating: 4.1

  • Three Days: Three Days at the Brink: FDR's Daring Gamble to Win World War II (Paperback)(Large Print)

    THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"I could not put this extraordinary book down. Three Days at the Brink is a masterpiece: elegantly written, brilliantly conceived, and impeccably researched. This book not only sparkles but is

    • UPC: 204189243
    • Rating: 5.0

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    Life in German Occupied Poland - The General Government (1939 - 1945)

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    The Invasion - The Outbreak Of World War II: The First Day (1/2) | Full Documentary

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