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Along the edge of annihilation : the collapse and recovery of life in the Holocaust diary

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Along the edge of annihilation : the collapse and recovery of life in the Holocaust diary
Call No: 940.5318 P297a

Call Number940.5318 P297a
Dates1999
Statement of ResponsibilityDavid Patterson.
Creators & ContributorsPatterson, David (author)
SummaryBased on more than fifty diaries of Jewish Holocaust victims of all ages, written while the events described were actually taking place. -- Jacket.
ContentsThe Writer and the Writing -- The Consciousness of the Book -- The Measure of Time -- The Chronicle of the Holy -- Assailing God -- The Crumbling of Creation -- Meaning Undone -- The Fragmentation of Home and Family -- The Assault on the Feminine -- The Suffocation of the Child -- The Human Image Defiled -- Death and the Death of Death -- Clinging to Life -- Reopening Remarks: The Assignation of the Reader.
Physical Description xi, 311 pages ; 25 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherSeattle : University of Washington Press
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (pages 291–304) and index

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