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If this is a man [and] : the truce

If this is a man [and] : the truce

Author: Primo Levi; Stuart Woolf
Publisher: London : Abacus, an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group, 2019. ©1960
Series: Hachette essentials.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Primo Levi's account of life as a concentration camp prisoner falls into two parts. IF THIS IS A MAN describes his deportation to Poland and the twenty months he spend working in Auschwitz. THE TRUCE covers his long journey to Italy at the end of the war through Russia and Central Europe. Levi never raises his voice, complains or attributes blame. By telling his story quietly, objectively and in plain language he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Personal narratives
Autobiographies
Récits personnels
Named Person: Primo Levi; Primo Levi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Primo Levi; Stuart Woolf
ISBN: 9780349144009 0349144001 0349142866 9780349142869
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
OCLC Number: 1107794922
Description: vi, 453 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Hachette essentials.
Other Titles: Se questo è un uomo.
Truce
Responsibility: Primo Levi ; translated by Stuart Woolf.

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The Hachette Essential's edition of Primo Levi's classic memoir.  Read more...
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One of the century's truly necessary books -- Philip Roth One of the greatest human testaments of the era * Scotsman * The death of Primo Levi robs Italy of one of its finest writers . . . One of the Read more...

 
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