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Katyn and the Soviet massacre of 1940 : truth, justice and memory

Author: George Sanford
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Series: BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European studies, 20.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Soviet massacre of Polish prisoners of war at Katyn and in other camps in 1940 was one of the most notorious incidents of the Second World War. Examining the details of this event, this book  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Sanford
ISBN: 0415338735 9780415338738
OCLC Number: 57207512
Description: xv, 250 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Poland and Russia --
The Sovietisation of east Poland --
The Stalinist terror and prisoner of war system --
The indoctrination, screening/investigation, and selection processes --
Course, mechanisms, and technology of the massacre --
The struggle for historical truth --
The management and control of the truth about the 1940 massacre --
Soviet and Polish communist control of the truth about Katyn : the conflict with national memory --
Closure of the 1940 Soviet massacre issue.
Series Title: BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European studies, 20.
Responsibility: George Sanford.
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Agent\/routledge<\/a>> # Routledge<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Routledge<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Place\/soviet_union_poland<\/a>> # Soviet Union--Poland.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Soviet Union--Poland.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/krijgsgevangenen<\/a>> # Krijgsgevangenen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Krijgsgevangenen<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/massacres_soviet_union<\/a>> # Massacres--Soviet Union<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85081954<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Massacres--Soviet Union<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/massamoorden<\/a>> # Massamoorden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Massamoorden<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/polen_volk<\/a>> # Polen (volk)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Polen (volk)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/sprawa_katynska<\/a>> # Sprawa katy\u0144ska<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Sprawa katy\u0144ska<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/tweede_wereldoorlog<\/a>> # Tweede Wereldoorlog<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tweede Wereldoorlog<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/801793142#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_atrocities_soviet_union<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities--Soviet Union<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities--Soviet Union<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85071755<\/a>> # Katyn Massacre, Katyn\u02B9, Russia, 1940<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Katyn Massacre, Katyn\u02B9, Russia, 1940<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1011476<\/a>> # Massacres<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Massacres<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1206891<\/a>> # Poland.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Poland.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1210281<\/a>> # Soviet Union.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Soviet Union.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1260809<\/a>> # Russia (Federation)--Katyn\u02B9<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Russia (Federation)--Katyn\u02B9<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1907412<\/a>> # Diplomatic relations<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Diplomatic relations<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/820727<\/a>> # Atrocities<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Atrocities<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/986495<\/a>> # Katyn Massacre (Katyn\u02B9, Russia : 1940)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Meeting<\/a>, schema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Katyn Massacre (Katyn\u02B9, Russia : 1940)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/94447387<\/a>> # George Sanford<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Sanford<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"George<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"George Sanford<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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