Survival in Auschwitz


If This Is a Man (first published in 1947 in Italian as Se questo è un uomo [se ˈkkweːst(o) ɛ un ˈwɔːmo]; United States title: Survival in Auschwitz) is a work by the Italian Jewish writer Primo Levi. It describes his arrest as a member of the Italian anti-fascist resistance during the Second World War, and his incarceration in the Auschwitz concentration camp from February 1944 until the camp was liberated on January 27, 1945.

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