Enough to say this book is repulsive in so many ways. Hoess oversaw the mass extermination of the Hungarian Jews during the Summer of 1944. Read morePublished 15 days ago by steve uk
Great first hand account of someone who was not only there, but in charge of the whole horrible place. A must read for history lovers.Published 2 months ago by History Lover
Very interesting, if disturbing, read. It shows the mechanics and personalities of the NAZI death machine. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
The author sounded too much like someone trying to convince the reader that he was merely following orders. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Tom Lawall
These are the memoirs of Rudolf Hoss. In the summer of 1941, Hoess was given orders by SS leader Heinrich Himmler to make arrangements to implement the Final Solution at... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Peter S. Bradley
Thought it was a very interesting account from him. Was very interesting to learn how he justified his actions with not the same old " following orders" but he went back to... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Bruce D.
This is an interesting read but too bogged down with boring facts and unnecessary detail. I was hoping for more detail explaining the unimaginable psyche of the people who carried... Read morePublished 5 months ago by colbyfields