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This book presented the Holocaust in a most direct manner Liftons book depicts the holocaust through the eyes of the prison doctors as the prison doctors perceived their horror and as they experienced their horror As one of the prison doctors confided Our pride-my pride-is to have been able to remain human thereI believe we remained doctors in spirit in spite of everything The book illustrates several different medical killings and experimental surgery from gas chambers to sterilizations that ended in death Nazi doctors where male and consisted in a chain of hierarchy in research importance Lifton believed their was a need to try and examine how and why these so called human doctors could succumb to such irrational and immoral behavior without concluding that they all must have been insane If we where to question Robert Lifton on what seemed to take precedence over all other experiments I believe from his manuscript we can conclude that sterilization was the most prevalent of them all overseen by doctors Carl Clauberg and Horst Schumann One cannot even imagine the types of experiments that the Nazi doctors performed under the pretense of medical research Particularly the experimental sterilizations that where performed out of allegedly military purpose Adelaide Hautval a women prison doctor illustrates how five hundred women at time where chosen to be guinea pigs for sterilization experiments The women chosen for these experiments went in fearing what was to face them ahead knowing that the Nazis principle was anything is permitted However these chosen women at the same time preferred being guinea pigs rather than being transferred to Birkenau where death was reality But prisoners on Block 10 where sterilizations where done believed there was at least hope that maybe they will let us live after this Before reading this book one might think sterilization would not be the worst that could happen to a prisoner considering
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