At the terrible heart of the modern age lies Auschwitz. In a total inversion of earlier hopes about the use of science and technology to improve, extend and protect human life, Auschwitz manipulated the same systems to quite different ends. In Sybille Steinbacher's terse, powerful new book, the reader is led through the process by which something unthinkable to any European in the 1930s had become a sprawling, industrial reality during the course of the world war. How Auschwitz grew and mutated into an entire dreadful city, ...

Auschwitz: A History 2006, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060825829

Trade paperback

Auschwitz: A History 2005, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141021423


Auschwitz: A History 2005, Ecco Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060825812