Voices from the Death Camp


Auschwitz: Voices from the Death Camp. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2012.

Illustrated in color and black-and-white with over 45 photographs, many of them rare. For ages 12 to adult. Published by Enslow.

Books about Auschwitz


I consulted many books in researching Auschwitz: Voices from the Death CampHere is a list of the books I found most helpful:


Jacob Boas, ed., We Are Witnesses: Five Diaries of Teenagers Who Died in the Holocaust

Debórah Dwork and Robert Jan van Pelt, Auschwitz: 1270 to the Present

Gideon Greif, We Wept Without Tears: Testimonies from the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz

Yisrael Gutman and Michael Berenbaum, Anatomy of the Auschwitz Death Camp


Anna Heilman, Never Far Away: The Auschwitz Chronicles of Anna Heilman

Rudolf Höss, Death Dealer: The Memoirs of the SS Kommandant at Auschwitz

Rudolf Höss, Pery Broad and Johann Paul Kremer, KL Auschwitz Seen by the SS

Hermann Langbein, People in Auschwitz


Olga Lengyel, Five Chimneys: A Woman Survivor’s True Story of Auschwitz

Primo Levi, Survival in Auschwitz: The Nazi Assault on Humanity

Miklos Nyiszli, Auschwitz: A Doctor’s Eyewitness Account

Franciszek Piper and Teresa Swiebocka, eds., Auschwitz: Nazi Death Camp


Andrey Pogozhev, Escape from Auschwitz

Laurence Rees, Auschwitz: A New History

Toby Sonneman, Shared Sorrows: A Gypsy Family Remembers the Holocaust


Teresa and Henryk Swiebocki, Auschwitz: The Residence of Death

Walter Winter, Winter Time: Memoirs of a German Sinto who Survived Auschwitz

Rebecca Wittmann, Beyond Justice: The Auschwitz Trial