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The Resource Landscapes of the metropolis of death : reflections on memory and imagination, by Otto Dov Kulka ; translated by Ralph Mandel and Ina Friedman

Landscapes of the metropolis of death : reflections on memory and imagination, by Otto Dov Kulka ; translated by Ralph Mandel and Ina Friedman

Label
Landscapes of the metropolis of death : reflections on memory and imagination
Title
Landscapes of the metropolis of death
Title remainder
reflections on memory and imagination
Statement of responsibility
by Otto Dov Kulka ; translated by Ralph Mandel and Ina Friedman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
A memoir that explores the permanent and indelible marks left by the Holocaust and a childhood spent in Auschwitz
Biography type
autobiography
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Kulka, Otto Dov
Dewey number
940.5318
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
Literary form
non fiction
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Mandel, Ralph
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  • Kulka, Otto Dov
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Landscapes of the metropolis of death : reflections on memory and imagination, by Otto Dov Kulka ; translated by Ralph Mandel and Ina Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
1. A prologue that could also be an epilogue -- 2. Between Theresienstadt and Auschwitz -- 3. The final liquidation of the 'family camp' -- Autumn 1944: Auschwitz, ghostly metropolis -- 5. Observations and perplexities about scenes in the memory -- 6. Three poems from the brink of the gas chambers -- 7. Journey to the satellite city of the metropolis of death -- 8. Landscapes of a private mythology -- 9. Rivers which cannot be crossed and the 'Gate of the Law' -- 10. In search of history and memory : three chapters from the diaries -- 11. Dream: Jewish Prague and the great death -- 12. Doctor Mengele frozen in time -- 13. God's grieving
Control code
000050509446
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9781846146831
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Landscapes of the metropolis of death : reflections on memory and imagination, by Otto Dov Kulka ; translated by Ralph Mandel and Ina Friedman
Publication
Contents
1. A prologue that could also be an epilogue -- 2. Between Theresienstadt and Auschwitz -- 3. The final liquidation of the 'family camp' -- Autumn 1944: Auschwitz, ghostly metropolis -- 5. Observations and perplexities about scenes in the memory -- 6. Three poems from the brink of the gas chambers -- 7. Journey to the satellite city of the metropolis of death -- 8. Landscapes of a private mythology -- 9. Rivers which cannot be crossed and the 'Gate of the Law' -- 10. In search of history and memory : three chapters from the diaries -- 11. Dream: Jewish Prague and the great death -- 12. Doctor Mengele frozen in time -- 13. God's grieving
Control code
000050509446
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9781846146831
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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