The Brown Beast: Concentration Camp Europe Under the Rule of Hitler. Jan Hajsman, Jan Masaryk, L H. Vydra, M H. Levine, Preface.
The Brown Beast: Concentration Camp Europe Under the Rule of Hitler
The Brown Beast: Concentration Camp Europe Under the Rule of Hitler
The Brown Beast: Concentration Camp Europe Under the Rule of Hitler

The Brown Beast: Concentration Camp Europe Under the Rule of Hitler

Prague: Orbis, 1948.

First edition. Signed by Jan Hajsman on title page in green ink, inscribed in Czech in the year of publication to former owner. 213, [3] pp. Bound in publisher's wraps.Very Good, wraps worn along edges, slight crease to front wrap, small tidemark to rear colophon.

A history of the German occupation of Europe during WWII by a Czech journalist and resistance fighter who spent nearly six years in Buchenwald concentration camp (Sept 1939-April 1945). This work and his earlier book Buchenwald were some of the earliest writing about German concentration camps. Scarce signed. Item #140943669

Price: $750.00