WALLNER, Peter. By Order of the Gestapo : A Record of Life in Dachau and Buchenwald Concentration Camps. Translated from the German by Lawrence Wolfe
A rarely seen book, the same issue as the example in the Imperial war Museum. A first hand perspective of life in the pre-war German concentration camps
Title: By Order of the Gestapo: A Record of Life in...
Publisher: London: John Murray
Publication Date: 1941
Condition: Good with foxing
Dust Jacket Condition: Worn and damaged but present
WALLNER, Peter. By Order of the Gestapo : A Record of Life in Dachau and Buchenwald Concentration Camps. Translated from the German by Lawrence Wolfe.With a Foreword by Lord Davies. London : John Murray, (1941). First Edition. Pp (4),5-279,(1). orange cloth, black lettering to spine. Contents : Foreword. Author's Preface. Introduction. Part I - Dachau. 1. A Hell on Wheels: Journey to Dachau. 2. First Days in Dachau. 3. Lau-Out and Organization of Dachau. 4. The Daily Routine. 5. Existence in the Barrack. 6. The Barrack Officers. 7. Food - The Canteen. 8. "Camp Punishments." 9. The Outside Gangs. 10. Sickness. 11. I Join the Sick Gang. 12. Back in an Outside Gang - Transfer. Part II - Buchenwald. 1. Journey to Buchenwald. 2. First Impressions. 3. Description of Buchenwald Camp. 4. Roll-Calls and Other Tortures. 5. Existence in the Barracks. 6. The Barrack Officers. 7. The Mail. 8. Work. 9. The "November Jews." 10. Working in an Outside Gang. 11. My Winter Wardrobe. 12. Ordeal by Frost and an Execution. 13. Starvation. 14. Sickness. 15. Business in Buchenwald. 16. Light Work. 17. My Release.