Category: Poland


Showing 1-2 of 2

Image for Living in Fear on the Aryan Side

Living in Fear on the Aryan Side

By: Halina Zawadzka

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: Z2488

ISBN: 788424882

Condition: (2004), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, 238 pp, Heritage Books

This poignant and unique autobiography paints the dramatic picture of a young Jewish girl fighting for survival, and her miraculous salvation from the Nazi terror in Poland during World War II. The story begins when the author escapes from the ghetto in a small town in Poland at the eve of its liquidation in 1942. As she hides under an assumed identity among the Poles, she lives in constant fear of being denounced to the Nazis and sentenced to die. She encounters treason... View more info

Image for The Lands of Partitioned Poland, 1795-1918

The Lands of Partitioned Poland, 1795-1918

By: Piotr S. Wandycz

Price: $36.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press: 1975

Seller ID: 953586

ISBN: 0295953586

Condition: 472 pages, maps, bibliog., index, paperback, University of Washington Press

The Lands of Partitioned Poland, 1795-1918 comprehensively covers an important, complex, and controversial period in the history of Poland and East Central Europe, beginning in 1795 when the remnanst of the Polish Commonwealth were distributed among Prussia, Austria, and Russia, and culminating in 1918 with the re-establishment of an independent Polish state. Until this thorough and authoritative study, literature on the subject in English has been limited to a few chapt... View more info