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Rising '44 by Norman Davies
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Oct 04, 2005 | ISBN 9780143035404

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“Should be compulsory reading… Rips away at many of our lazy assumptions about the outcome of the Second World War.” —The Guardian, London

[Davies’] knowledge and his passion are displayed in this notable book. His research among Polish and Soviet sources is exhaustive… —Max Hastings, Sunday Telegraph (London)

Table Of Contents

Rising ’44Foreword
List of Illustrations

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Part One. Before the Rising

Chapter I: The Allied Coalition
Chapter II: The German Occupation
Chapter III: Eastern Approaches
Chapter IV: Resistance

Part Two. The Rising

Chapter V: The Warsaw Rising
Outbreak; Impasse; Attrition; Junction; Finale

Part Three. After the Rising

Chapter VI: Vae Victis: Woe to the Defeated, 1944-45
Chapter VII: Stalinist Repression, 1945-56
Chapter VIII: Echoes of the Rising, 1956-2000
Interim Report

Notes to Capsules
Notes to Appendices

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