The Survivor: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps

The Survivor: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps

By: "Des Pres, Terrence"

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An eloquent revelation that touches the foundations of what man is. Neither despairing nor conventionally hopeful, The Survivor describes the most terrible events in human memory. But what emerges finally is an image of man stubbornly equal to the worst that can happen.

Title: The Survivor: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps

Author Name: "Des Pres, Terrence"

Categories: History, psychology,

Publisher: NY, OXFORD UNIV PR: 1980

ISBN Number: 0195027035

ISBN Number 13: 9780195027037

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: FINE

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 11T008

Description: "As new. ""My subject is survival, the capacity of men and women to live beneath the pressure of protracted crisis, to sustain terrible damage in mind and body and yet be there, sane, alive, still human…It turns out that survival is an experience with a definite structure, neither random nor regressive or amoral..."""

Keywords: golocaust PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology concentration camp genocide "NOT KEPT AT STORE- if you would like to pick this up, please order the day before you want to pick it up. Use the ""pick up in store"" option for shipping at checkout.",