If this is a man and The truce / [by] Primo Levy ; translated [from the Italian] by Stuart Woolf Levi, Primo

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Levi, Primo
Auschwitz (Concentration camp); Levi, Primo.; World War, 1939-1945 - Prisoners and prisons, German.
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In 1943, Primo Levi, a 25-year-old chemist and "Italian citizen of Jewish race," was arrested by Italian fascists and deported from his native Turin to Auschwitz. This is Levi's classic account of his ten months in the German death camp, a harrowing story of systematic cruelty and miraculous endurance. Remarkable for its simplicity, restraint, compassion, and even wit, Survival in Auschwitz remains a lasting testament to the indestructibility of the human spirit. Included in this new edition is an illuminating conversation between Philip Roth and Primo Levi never before published in book form. -- From publisher description.
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