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The Resource Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity, Primo Levi ; translated from the Italian by Stuart Woolf ; including "A conversation with Primo Levi by Philip Roth."

Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity, Primo Levi ; translated from the Italian by Stuart Woolf ; including "A conversation with Primo Levi by Philip Roth."

Label
Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity
Title
Survival in Auschwitz
Title remainder
the Nazi assault on humanity
Statement of responsibility
Primo Levi ; translated from the Italian by Stuart Woolf ; including "A conversation with Primo Levi by Philip Roth."
Title variation
Nazi assault on humanity
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
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
Member of
Summary
The author describes his twenty month ordeal in the Nazi death camp
Biography type
autobiography
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220463
Cataloging source
CTU
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Levi, Primo
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18/092
  • B
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation of: Se questo è un uomo
LC call number
D805.P7
LC item number
L4413 1996
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Woolf, S. J.
  • Roth, Philip
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True
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  • Levi, Primo
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Levi, Primo
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Nazi assault on humanity
Label
Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity, Primo Levi ; translated from the Italian by Stuart Woolf ; including "A conversation with Primo Levi by Philip Roth."
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in English in 1959 as: If this is a man
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • This side of good and evil
  • The drowned and the saved
  • Chemical examination
  • The Canto of Ulysses
  • The events of the summer
  • October 1944
  • Kraus
  • Die drei Leute vom Labor
  • The last one
  • The story of ten days
  • Author's preface
  • A conversation with Primo Levi
  • Philip Roth
  • Journey
  • On the bottom
  • Initiation
  • Ka-Be
  • Our nights
  • Work
  • A good day
Control code
ocm34542934
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Touchstone edition.
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9780684826806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)34542934
Label
Survival in Auschwitz : the Nazi assault on humanity, Primo Levi ; translated from the Italian by Stuart Woolf ; including "A conversation with Primo Levi by Philip Roth."
Publication
Note
Originally published in English in 1959 as: If this is a man
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • This side of good and evil
  • The drowned and the saved
  • Chemical examination
  • The Canto of Ulysses
  • The events of the summer
  • October 1944
  • Kraus
  • Die drei Leute vom Labor
  • The last one
  • The story of ten days
  • Author's preface
  • A conversation with Primo Levi
  • Philip Roth
  • Journey
  • On the bottom
  • Initiation
  • Ka-Be
  • Our nights
  • Work
  • A good day
Control code
ocm34542934
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Touchstone edition.
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9780684826806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)34542934

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