“People Said Horrible Things About What Was Happening There”. Two Holocaust Testimonies – Adam Ulrich’s from Zakrzówek and Stanisław Ż(Rz)emiński’s from Łuków Cover Image
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„Ludzie opowiadali rzeczy potworne o tym, co się tam działo”. Dwa świadectwa Zagłady – Adama Ulricha z Zakrzówka i Stanisława Ż(Rz)emińskiego z Łukowa
“People Said Horrible Things About What Was Happening There”. Two Holocaust Testimonies – Adam Ulrich’s from Zakrzówek and Stanisław Ż(Rz)emiński’s from Łuków

Author(s): Alina Skibińska
Subject(s): Studies in violence and power, Victimology, WW II and following years (1940 - 1949), History of the Holocaust, History of Antisemitism
Published by: Stowarzyszenie Centrum Badań nad Zagładą Żydów & IFiS PAN
Keywords: extermination of Jews in the Lublin district; Łuków; Zakrzówek; everyday life in the ghettos; forced labor; deportations; Polish-Jewish relations; collaboration; complicity in extemoration;

Summary/Abstract: Two accounts of Polish eyewitnesses (Adam Ulrich and Stanisław Żemiński) regarding the fate of Jews and the course of their extermination in two cities of the Lublin district, Zakrzówek and Łuków. The authors sympathize with the victims and, simultaneously with horror, observe the complicity of Polish neighbors in liquidation actions and property looting belonging to the Jews. Both accounts contain many important facts and observations, they are among the most important Polish testimonies of the Holocaust.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 13
  • Page Range: 599-640
  • Page Count: 42
  • Language: Polish