‘At the Crossroads’: Jedwabne and Polish Historiography of the Holocaust

  title={‘At the Crossroads’: Jedwabne and Polish Historiography of the Holocaust},
  author={Joanna Beata Michlic},
  journal={Dapim: Studies on the Holocaust},
  pages={296 - 306}
  • J. Michlic
  • Published 2 September 2017
  • History
  • Dapim: Studies on the Holocaust
In 2009, the eminent Polish historian Jerzy Jedlicki used the word ‘powerlessness’ (bezradnośc)1 to describe how difficult it is to disseminate historical accounts of the uncomfortable and dark asp... 
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