If This Is a Man

If This Is a Man (Italian: Se questo un uomo Italian pronunciation: [se kkwesto un wmo]; United States title: Survival in Auschwitz) is a memoir by Italian Jewish writer Primo Levi, first published in 1947. 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 (Monowitz) from February 1944 until the camp was liberated on 27 January 1945.


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by Primo Levi