Fear and Misery in the Third Reich
Bloomsbury Academic, 01.03.2012 - 144 Seiten
Also known as The Private Life of the Master Race, this is a sequence of twenty-four realistic sketches showing how "ordinary" life under the Nazis was subtly permeated by suspicion and anxiety. Written in exile in Denmark and first staged in 1938 it was inspired in part by his recent trip to Moscow where he had been researching tasks for the anti-Nazi effort.
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5 Servants of the people The camps are run by warders Narks, butchers and
marauders - The people's servants they They'll crush you and assail you And flog
you and impale you For negligible pay. Oranienburg concentration camp, 1934.
Whatever happens I'm not going to Silesia, Fey, I'd rather a concentration camp,
the whole thing's impossible. Don't look at me like that. I'm not in the dock. I'm
prepared to do absolutely anything. the senior judge who has got to bis feet:
Yard in a concentration camp. Prisoners and SS. A prisoner is being flogged. the
ss man: My arm's hurting. Are you or aren't you going to sing us another verse of
that Internationale of yours, you pig? The prisoner groans under the lash. the ss ...
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