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  • Postal Indiscretions: The Correspondence of Tadeusz Borowski

    By Tadeusz Borowski

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810122031
    • Publisher: NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY PRESS
    • Published: June 2007
    In a brief life traumatically disrupted by two years in concentration camps as a political prisoner, Tadeusz Borowski (1922-51) was destined to becomeone of the most eloquent witnesses to the Holocaust in Poland. His recollections & stories, the most famous of which is 'This Way for the Gas, Ladies & Gentlemen,' document in stark historical, literary, & personal terms the experience of the camps & their cost to humanity. Borowski's correspondence, collected here for the first time in English, continues these themes, providing insights into his published work & the world of letters he inhabited.
  • This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen

    By Tadeusz Borowski

    Our Price: $7.50 - $14.40
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780140186246
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: August 1992
    Published in Poland after WWII, this collection of concentration camp stories depicts atrocious war crimes becoming an unremarkable part of a daily routine. Prisoners eat, work, sleep, and fall in love a few yards from where other prisoners are systematically slaughtered. The will to survive overrides compassion, and the line between the normal and abnormal wavers, than vanishes. Borowski, a concentration camp victim himself, understood what human being will do to endure the unendurable. 180p.

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