Corpus ID: 191326402

Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity

  title={Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity},
  author={P. Levi},
  • P. Levi
  • Published 1959
  • Art
  • In 1943, Primo Levi, a twenty-five-year-old chemist and "Italian citizen of Jewish race, " was arrested by Italian fascists and deported from his native Turin to Auschwitz. "Survival in Auschwitz" 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… CONTINUE READING
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