If This Is a Man by Primo Levi

This book is a deeply moving and insightful memoir of a survivor of Auschwitz, a Nazi concentration camp during World War II. The author, an Italian Jew, provides a detailed account of his life in the camp, the brutal conditions, the dehumanization, and the struggle for survival. The narrative is a profound exploration of the human spirit, resilience, and the will to live, despite unimaginable horror and suffering. It also raises profound questions about humanity, morality, and the capacity for evil.

The 218th greatest book of all time


Published
1947
Nationality
Italian
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
100-200
Words
38,000
Original Language
Italian

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