What makes this book horrifying is not because of the acts that were perpetrated specifically but rather that The horrifying acts were perpetrated by seemingly normal rational... Read morePublished 18 days ago by Yitzhak HaLevy
In this book, Gitta Sereny gets into the heart and soul of Franz Stengl, who was the commandant at Treblinka and, after eluding arrest in South American for 20 years was brought to... Read morePublished 1 month ago by DRob
Compared to the author's later book on Albert Speer, Into That Darkness is less polished and less well organised. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Stephen Hughes
I thought this would be a great read about Franz Stangl, the Commandant of Treblinka. However, most of the book is not about Stangl, but short snippets of "remembrances"... Read morePublished 4 months ago by schoolmarm
I began this book in an attempt to understand the psych of an individual who participated in the horror of a holocaust. THE BOOK PRSSENTED THE LIFE. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Moe
An amazing book, that looks into the mind of Franz Stangl, commandant of Sobibor and Treblinka. How a regular person joined an evil regime due to his ambitions, and became part of... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Civil war buff
A deeply moving book. Hard topic but brilliant, insightful look at one man's moral abyss.Published 8 months ago by Esther B.