Warsaw 1944

Warsaw 1944

The full untold story of how one of history's bravest revolts ended in one of its greatest crimes

In 1943, the Nazis liquidated Warsaw's Jewish ghetto. A year later, they threatened to complete the city's destruction by deporting its remaining residents. A sophisticated and cosmopolitan community a thousand years old was facing its final days—and then opportunity struck. As Soviet soldiers turned back the Nazi invasion of Russia and began pressing west, the underground… (more)

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Paying homage to the Poles who resisted, fought and died in the destruction of Warsaw, Alexandra Richie now lives there and has created an enduring testament.


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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 10, 2013)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Language: English


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