Story Of A Secret State: My Report To The World

August 4, 2020|
Story Of A Secret State: My Report To The World by Jan Karski
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'Insistently asks the question: What would you do? Would you fight, or acquiesce, or collaborate? ... Karski was deeply patriotic and ludicrously brave ... an astonishing testament of survival' Ben Macintyre, author of Operation Mincemeat

It is 1939. Jan Karski, a brilliant young Polish student, enjoys a life of parties and pleasure. Then war breaks out and his familiar world is destroyed. Now he must live under a new identity, in the resistance. And, in a secret mission that could change the course of the war, he must risk his own life to try and savethose of millions.
Karski was his nom de guerre; he had been born Jan Kozielewski, the youngest of eight children, in Lodz, Poland's second-largest city, on April 24, 1914. Karski was a liaison officer of the Polish underground, who infiltrated both the Warsaw Ghetto and a German concentration camp and then carried the first eyewitness accounts of the Ho...
Title:Story Of A Secret State: My Report To The WorldFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:480 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:480 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 0.68 inPublished:August 4, 2020Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0241466741

ISBN - 13:9780241466742

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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