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Author Karski, Jan, 1914-2000.
Title Story of a secret state : my report to the world / Jan Karski ; foreword by Madeleine Albright.
Publication Info. Washington, DC : Georgetown University Press, c2013.
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Description xxxi, 414 p. ; 24 cm.
Note Maps on lining papers.
Originally published: 1944.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / by Madeleine Albright -- Biographical essay of Jan Karski / by Timothy Snyder -- Defeat -- Prisoner in Russia -- Exchange and escape -- Devastated Poland -- The beginning -- Transformation -- Initiation -- Borecki -- Contact between cells -- Mission to France -- The underground state -- Caught by the Gestapo -- Torture -- The SS hospital -- Rescue -- The "gardener" -- Propaganda from the country -- Execution of a traitor -- The four branches of the underground -- The Laskowa apartment -- Assignment in Lublin -- Retribution -- The secret press -- My "conspiratorial apparatus" -- The liaison women -- Marriage per procuram -- School / Underground -- Parliament in Poland -- The ghetto -- "To die in agony . . ." -- Unter den Linden revisited -- Journey through France and Spain -- My report to the world.
Subject Karski, Jan, 1914-2000.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Polish.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945.
Added Author Albright, Madeleine Korbel, author of foreword.
Added Title My report to the world
ISBN 9781589019836 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1589019830 (hbk. : alk. paper)