The book on the Mauthausen concentration camp describes the details from the life in the concentration camp, especially in the last months, when the number of the prisoners was raising drastically and the conditions worsened to the extreme. Different chapters give information on cruelties from the experimental hospital, cannibalism among prisoners etc. The author briefly worked as a translator between Allies and captured Nazi guards after the liberation. The last chapter describes one of the interviews.
The detailed small map on the last page gives detailed documentary information on the Mauthausen concentration camp.