The Drowned and the Saved

The Drowned and the Saved

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A meditation on the meaning of the Nazi exterminations after the passing of forty years reveals how memories of the Holocaust have been filtered and rearranged by both the oppressor and the victims
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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 132 x 200 x 16mm | 181.44g
  • Random House Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 067972186X
  • 9780679721864
  • 355,390

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Levi wrote of the moral collapse that occurred in Auschwitz and the fallibility of human memory that allows such atrocities to recur. Levi's last book published before his death in 1987.
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