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The Druggist of Auschwitz: A Documentary Novel

Dieter Schlesak ; translated from the German by John Hargraves
Format
Book
Published
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2011.
Edition
1st American ed
Language
English
German (translated from)
Uniform Title
Capesius, Der Auschwitzapotheker English
ISBN
9780374144067 (hbk.), 0374144060 (hbk.)
Summary
"A harrowing novel about surviving in Auschwitz and the nature of evil"--Provided by publisher.
Contents
  • The eyewitness
  • The Auschwitz dispensary
  • The German obsession with racial "purity" and the German language as a cure
  • It was just love of order and sense of duty
  • Love in the death camp
  • My God, science!
  • Mussulmen, the undead of Auschwitz, and the suspension of time
  • The Sonderkommando uprising
  • The end.
Description
374 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
  • Translation of: Capesius, der Auschwitzapotheker.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-374).
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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