Coverart for item
The Resource Story of a secret state : my report to the world, Jan Karski ; foreword by Madeleine Albright

Story of a secret state : my report to the world, Jan Karski ; foreword by Madeleine Albright

Label
Story of a secret state : my report to the world
Title
Story of a secret state
Title remainder
my report to the world
Statement of responsibility
Jan Karski ; foreword by Madeleine Albright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Karski, Jan
Dewey number
940.53/438092
Index
index present
LC call number
D802.P6
LC item number
K3 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Karski, Jan
  • Poland
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Story of a secret state : my report to the world, Jan Karski ; foreword by Madeleine Albright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1944
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-400) 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
Control code
ocn813220862
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 414, [13] p. of plates
Isbn
9781589019836
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012037549
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)813220862
  • (OCoLC)813220862
Label
Story of a secret state : my report to the world, Jan Karski ; foreword by Madeleine Albright
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1944
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-400) 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
Control code
ocn813220862
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 414, [13] p. of plates
Isbn
9781589019836
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012037549
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)813220862
  • (OCoLC)813220862

Library Locations

    • Oshkosh Public LibraryBorrow it
      Oshkosh Public Library 106 Washington Ave, Oshkosh, WI, 54901, US
      44.0177049 -88.5362463
Processing Feedback ...