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When God looked the other way : an odyssey of war, exile, and redemption

Author: Wesley Adamczyk; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Often overlooked in accounts of World War II is the Soviet Union's quiet yet brutal campaign against Polish citizens, a campaign that included, we now know, war crimes for which the Soviet and Russian governments have only recently admitted culpability. Standing in the shadow of the Holocaust, this episode of European history is often overlooked. Wesley Adamczyk's memoir, When God Looked the Other Way, now gives  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Erlebnisbericht
Personal narratives
Biographies
Personal narratives, Polish
Biography
Named Person: Wesley Adamczyk; Wesley Adamczyk
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wesley Adamczyk; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0226004430 9780226004433 0226004449 9780226004440
OCLC Number: 53223550
Description: xvi, 264 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Poland --
We are enslaved --
The inhuman land --
Escape to freedom --
The bitter taste of freedom --
People without a country --
Journey's end --
The passage of time.
Responsibility: Wesley Adamczyk ; foreword by Norman Davies.
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In the shadow of the Holocaust, the Soviet Union's quiet yet brutal campaign against Polish citizens is often overlooked. This book gives voice to the hundreds of thousands of victims of Soviet  Read more...

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"Mr. Adamczyk writes heartfelt, straightforward prose.... This book sheds light on more than one forgotten episode of history." - Gordon Haber, New York Sun "One of the most remarkable World War II Read more...

 
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