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Teufel und Verdammte, by Benedikt Kautsky; and Der SS-Staat, by Eugen Kogon

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There were already more than a hundred concentration camps in Germany before the war and their number increased rapidly as the Wehrmacht conquered one country after another. Two trained Austrian sociologists who each spent seven years in various KL’s (Konzentrationslager), most of the time at Buchenwald, have now given us a composite and truly analytical picture of the KL as a social and political phenomenon.

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