World’s only novel written in the Auschwitz death camp is to be released in English — some 75 years after its was brought into existence in the days that followed the liberation of the site by the Soviet Red Army on 27 January 1945.

Last Stop Auschwitz: My Story of Survival from within the Camp by by Eliazar de Wind is coming out on January 21 with Grand Central Publishing, days before the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Dutch-Jewish doctor de Wind wrote the novel under pen name Hans van Dam, hiding under a pile of clothes, fearing the uncertainty of the days immediately after the camp’s liberation.

The book offers his account of the atrocities the Nazis committed against the Jews in the camp, where de Wind was transferred from Westerbork transit camp after arriving there in hopes of preventing his mother’s deportation to Auschwitz.

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