22 Incredible Facts About The Life and Career Of Sir Christopher Lee
If Sir Christopher Lee had just been a movie star, he would still have been an icon. But the late actor, who passed away last week, had an amazing life even beyond his incredible body of work. Whether...
Austrian resistance
The Austrian Resistance to the Nazi rule that started with the Anschluss in 1938. These activists, limited primarily to adherents of the political left, operated in isolation from the Austrian mainstr...
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Belarusian partisans
Belarusian partisans is a generic term for World War II partisans of Belarusian background, engaged in armed combat. They comprised Soviet-formed irregular military groups participating in the Belarus...
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Belgian Resistance
The Belgian Resistance (French: Résistance belge, Dutch: Belgisch verzet) refers to the resistance movements opposed to the German occupation of Belgium during World War II. Within Belgium, re...
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Czech resistance to Nazi occupation
Czech resistance to German Nazi occupation during World War II is a scarcely documented subject, by and large a result of little formal resistance and an effective German policy that deterred acts of ...
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Danish resistance movement
'Denmark Fights for Freedom', 1944 film made during the war about the Danish resistance movement The Danish resistance movement (Danish: Modstandsbevægelsen) was an underground insurgency to res...
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Dutch resistance
The Dutch resistance to the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands during World War II can be mainly characterized by its prominent non-violence, peaking at over 300,000 people in hiding in the autumn of ...
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French Resistance
The French Resistance (French: La Résistance française) is the name used to denote the collection of French resistance movements that fought against the Nazi German occupation of France and agains...
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German Resistance to Nazism
The German Resistance (Widerstand) was the opposition by individuals and groups in Germany to the National Socialist regime between 1933 and 1945. Some of these engaged in active plans to remove Adolf...
German Resistance to Nazism - Wikipedia
Greek Resistance
The Greek Resistance (Greek: Εθνική Αντίσταση, i.e., "National Resistance") is the blanket term for a number of armed and unarmed groups from across the political spectrum that resisted the Axis o...
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Italian resistance movement
The Italian resistance movement (Italian: Resistenza italiana or just Resistenza) is an umbrella term for a resistance groups that opposed the occupying German forces and the Italian Fascist puppe...
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Jewish resistance during the Holocaust
Jewish resistance under Nazi rule refers to various forms of resistance conducted against German occupation regimes in Europe by Jews during World War II. The term is particularly connected with the H...
Norwegian resistance movement
The Norwegian resistance to the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany began after Operation Weserübung in 1940 and ended in 1945. It took several forms:
The Norwegian government of Prime Minister ...
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Polish resistance movement in World War II
The Polish resistance movement in World War II, with the Polish Home Army at its forefront, was the largest underground resistance in all of Nazi-occupied Europe, covering both German and Soviet zones...
Polish resistance movement in World War II - Wikipedia
Estusia Wajcblum
Roza Robota (1921, Ciechanów – 6 January 1945) or Róża Robota in Polish, referred to in other sources as Rojza, Rozia or Rosa, was the leader of a group of four women Holocaust resistors hanged i...
Estusia Wajcblum - Wikipedia
Château de Puybardeau
The Château de Puybardeau is a château or country house in Lignerolles, a small town and commune in the Indre département of France.It was built in the 19th century by the de Maussabré family. It was ...
22 Incredible Facts About The Life and Career Of Sir Christopher Lee
If Sir Christopher Lee had just been a movie star, he would still have been an icon. But the late actor, who passed away last week, had an amazing life even beyond his incredible body of work. Whether...
Tajna Organizacja Wojskowa
Tajna Organizacja Wojsowa (TOW) or "Secret Military Organization", was the name given to an underground group, or groups, which was supposed to be formed in Poland in the case Polish territory was occ...