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Where Are the Others? – “If This Is A Man” – Primo Levi

April 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Genocide, WW2

‘Show me your number: you are 174517. This numbering began eighteen months ago and applies to Auschwitz and the dependent camps. There are now ten thousand of us here at Buna-Monowitz; perhaps thirty thousand between Auschwitz and Birkenau.

‘Wo sind die Andere? Where are the others?’

‘Perhaps transferred to other camps?’ I suggest.

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