Jan Karski, a young Polish diplomat turned cavalry officer, joined the Polish underground movement after escaping from a Soviet detention camp in 1939. He served as a courier for the underground, ferrying messages between occupied Poland and the exiled Polish leaders, before he was captured and brutally tortured by the Gestapo. Escaping from the Germans, Jan Karski was charged with the mission of his lifetime: to convey a message to the Allies about Hitler's program to exterminate the Jews of Europe. He visited Warsaw's ...

The Messenger 2012, Counterpoint LLC, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781582438146


The Messenger 2011, The Text Publishing Company, Melbourne

ISBN-13: 9781921758003