WWII

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Five Chimneys by Olga Lengyel

Lengyel, Olga. Five Chimneys. Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers, 1947.     Five Chimneys is a first-hand accounting of a woman who survived life inside the German concentration camp, Auschwitz. Olga Lengyel describes the experiences she underwent along with numerous other internees with an unflinching, graphic determination. Olga was the wife […]

People In Auschwitz by Hermann Langbein

Langbein, Hermann. People In Auschwitz. Chapel Hill: The University of North                  Carolina Press, 2004. People In Auschwitz, written by Hermann Langbein is a memoir that provides an account of life as a prisoner in the Third Reich’s death camp of Auschwitz. The half […]