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If This Is A Man/The Truce
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Primo Levi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-23 - Publisher: Hachette UK

With the moral stamina and intellectual pose of a twentieth-century Titan, this slightly built, duitful, unassuming chemist set out systematically to remember the German hell on earth, steadfastly to think it through, and then to render it comprehensible in lucid, unpretentious prose. He was profoundly in touch with the minutest
Disability in German Literature, Film, and Theater
Language: de
Pages: 239
Authors: Eleoma Joshua, Michael Schillmeier, Michael W. J. Schillmeier
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Camden House

Cutting-edge application of the insights of Disability Studies to the German cultural field.
Comparative Central European Holocaust Studies
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Louise Olga Vasvári, Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Purdue University Press

The work presented in the volume in fields of the humanities and social sciences is based on 1) the notion of the existence and the "describability" and analysis of a culture (including, e.g., history, literature, society, the arts, etc.) specific of/to the region designated as Central Europe, 2) the relevance
If this is a Man ; and The Truce
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Primo Levi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Little Brown Uk

With the moral stamina and intellectual pose of a twentieth-century Titan, this slightly built, duitful, unassuming chemist set out systematically to remember the German hell on earth, steadfastly to think it through, and then to render it comprehensible in lucid, unpretentious prose. He was profoundly in touch with the minutest
Primo Levi
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Judith Kelly
Categories: Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-01 - Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

Judith Kelly looks at Levi's work in the context of testimonial literature and examines the linguistic expression of the author's Auschwitz experience. The moral and philosophical nature of humanity within the camp is investigated. In particular, there is a comparison between If this is Man and a co-authored medico-scientific report,