Council For The Protection Of Monuments Of Combat And Martyrdom, 1979. Paperback. Item #39972
1st edition, original wrappers, 8vo. 31+ pages. “The International Scientific Session under the heading ‘The Child In the Years of The Second World War’ was held in Warsaw on 26th-28th of April 1979. It was organized on the occasion of the International Year of the Child by the Main Commission for the Investigation of Nazi Crimes in Poland and by the Council for the Protection of Monuments of Combat and Martyrdom. The subject of the session were Nazi crimes committed on children and youth, the struggle of nations to save children and youth from their biological extermination, demoralization, denationalization and depravation by the Nazi occupant and also the participation of youth in the combat against Nazism in the years of the Second World War, 1939-1945…. The session coincided with the 40th anniversary of the Third Reich’s aggression on Poland which initiated the Second World War, and with the 34th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany. It was, therefore, an occasion to reflect on what was fascizm and where it led to. ” (from introduction) SUBJECT(S) : World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- Poland. Atrocities. Corp Author(s) : Rada Ochrony Pomników Walki I Meczenstwa (Poland) ; Glówna Komisja Badania Zbrodni Niemieckich w Polsce. OCLC: 34502040, OCLC lists 4 copies worldwide: (National Library of Poland, Bib Narodowa, US Holocaust Memorial Museum, University of S Florida Library, and Niod Instituut Voor Oorlogs) . Upper right corner of cover and pages is slightly bent, light wear on cover, else Very Good Condition. Scarce. (HOLO2-140-4-U).