By Sara Nomberg-Przytyk
Commemorative in spirit and creative in shape, Auschwitz convincingly portrays the paradoxes of human nature in severe situations. With consummate understatement Nomberg-Przytyk describes the habit of focus camp inmates as she relentlessly and pitilessly examines her personal factors and emotions. during this global unmitigated cruelty coexisted with the Aristocracy, rapacity with self-sacrifice, indifference with selfless compassion. This ebook bargains a chilling view of the human drama that existed in Auschwitz.
From her pix of camp personalities, a unprecedented and frightening profile emerges of Dr. Josef Mengele, whose clinical experiments ended in the slaughter of approximately part 1000000 Jews. Nomberg-Przytyk's activity as an attendant in Mengle's health center allowed her to watch this Angel of demise firsthand and to supply us with the main entire description thus far of his enormous activities.
The unique Polish manuscript was once found via Eli Pfefferkorn in 1980 within the Yad Vashem Archive in Jerusalem. now not realizing the destiny of the journal's writer, Pfefferkorn spent years looking out and at last positioned Nomberg-Przytyk in Canada. next interviews printed the historical past of the manuscript, the author's history, and taken the magazine into perspective.
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