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If this is a man : the truce

Author: Primo Levi
Publisher: London : Everyman's Library : Distributed by Penguin Random House UK, 2000 ©1965
Series: Everyman's library, no. 222.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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 spent working in Auschwitz. The Truce covers his long journey home 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  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal narratives, Italian
Personal narratives
Named Person: Primo Levi; Primo Levi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Primo Levi
ISBN: 1857152220 9781857152227
OCLC Number: 54445460
Language Note: Translation of: Se Questo e un Uomo and La Tregua.
Notes: Translation of: Se questo è un uomo and La tregua.
Description: XXXV, 480 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Tregua, English / Levi, Primo.
Series Title: Everyman's library, no. 222.
Other Titles: Truce.
Responsibility: Primo Levi ; translated from the Ilalian by Stuart Woolf ; with an afterword by the author and an introduction by Karl Miller.


Primo Levi's account of life as a concentration camp prisoner falls into two parts. Probing the themes which preoccupy all his writing - work love, power, the nature of things, what it is to be human  Read more...


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