A major event! (Herman Wouk)
A nightmare Alice-in-Wonderland...intensely dramatic entries. The diary makes a deep, deep impression. (Peter Osnos Review Of Higher Education
Meticulously factual and nonetheless moving. (The New Yorker
Enormously evocative. (Dorothy Rabinowitz The Wall Street Journal
Without parallel. (Isaiah Trunk, author of Judenrat)
About the Author
Raul Hilberg is the author of The Destruction of the European Jews and the foremost historian of the Holocaust. Stanislaw Staron, now deceased, taught political science at the University of Vermont. Josef Kermisz was director of archives at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem.