- a town in SW Poland: site of Nazi concentration camp during World War II.
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And you say that Auschwitz, that experience, would tell people who they were.
One of the memorable phrases in the novel is the idea that Auschwitz gives you a picture of your soul.
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- an industrial town in S Poland; site of a Nazi concentration camp during World War II. Pop: 40 686 (2007 est)Polish name: Oświęcim
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