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The Pianist (movie)

Based on the book by Wladyslaw Szpilman.
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The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945

Amazon: On September 23, 1939, Wladyslaw Szpilman played Chopin's Nocturne in C-sharp minor live on the radio as shells exploded outside―so loudly that he couldn't hear his piano. It was the last live music broadcast from Warsaw: That day, a German bomb hit the station, and Polish Radio went off the air.

The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story

Amazon: A true story in which the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands.

A Question of Honor: The Kosciuszko Squadron: Forgotten Heroes of World War II

Amazon: A Question of Honor is the gripping, little-known story of the refugee Polish pilots who joined the RAF and played an essential role in saving Britain from the Nazis, only to be betrayed by the Allies after the war.

No Greater Ally: The Untold Story of Poland’s Forces in World War II

Amazon: There is a chapter of World War 2 history that remains largely untold: the story of the fourth largest Allied military of the war, and the only nation to have fought in the battles of Leningrad, Arnhem, Tobruk and Normandy. This is the story of the Polish forces during the Second World War...

Killing Poland (3 book series)

 From Book 1: The act of Nazi terror deserves absolute condemnation. The town of Wieluń was almost annihilated on the very first day of the Second World War. We shall always honor the memory of its inhabitants.

First to Fight: The Polish War 1939

Amazon: A new and definitive account of the German invasion of Poland that initiated WWII in 1939, written by a historian at the height of his abilities.