Facing the Extreme

Facing the Extreme : Moral Life in the Concentration Camps

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Focusing on the Nazi concentration camps and Stalinist gulags, this book examines the human capacity for moral behaviour. Drawing on the testimonies of survivors and eyewitnesses, the author creates a vivid portrait of the conduct of those who ran the camps and those who suffered therein.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 20mm | 258g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0753809508
  • 9780753809501

About Tzvetan Todorov

Tzvetan Todorov is Director of Research at the Centre National de Recherches in Paris.show more

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