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POLISH CHICAGO OUR HISTORY OUR RECIPES
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 THE MASS DEPORTATION OF POLES TO SIBERIA
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Author:   Allen Paul
ISBN:   978-08-7580-634-1
Language:   Polish
Publisher:   NIU
Year Published:   2010
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"Twenty years ago, Allen Paul wrote the first post-communist account of one of the greatest but least-known tragedies of the 20th century: Stalin’s annihilation of Poland’s officer corps and massive deportation of so-called “bourgeoisie elements” to Siberia. Today, these brutal events are symbolized by one word, Katyn—a crime that still bitterly divides Poles and Russians. Paul’s richly updated account covers Russian attempts to recant their admission of guilt for the murders in Katyn Forest and includes recently translated documents from Russian military archives, eyewitness accounts of two perpetrators, and secret official minutes published here for the first time that confirm that U.S. government cover-up of the crime continued long after the war ended".
Northern Illimois University Press 2010, 430 pages (soft cover)