The Complete Maus
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The Complete Maus

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Combined for the first time here are Maus I: A Survivor's Tale and Maus II - the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler's Europe. By addressing the horror of the Holocaust through cartoons, the author captures the everyday reality of fear and is able to explore the guilt, relief and extraordinary sensation of survival - and how the children of survivors are in their own way affected by the trials of their parents. A contemporary classic of immeasurable significance.

Title:The Complete Maus
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0141014083
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:296 pages

    The Complete Maus Reviews

  • Lisa
    Nov 05, 2011

    oh my god.This burrowed it's way deep into my heart. This made me feel so much. This was an experience, not just a "read". This was real and I can't even explain how this affected me because it was th...

  • Raeleen Lemay
    Jun 22, 2015

    The art style was a bit distracting at times, but I really enjoyed this!...

  • Alejandro
    Aug 05, 2014

    Wonderful example of the power of a graphic novel! This is the “Complete” edition of “Maus: A Survivor’s Tale” collecting both parts: “My Father Bleeds History” and “And Here My Troub...

  • Steve
    Mar 09, 2012

    It didn’t dawn on me until later that this brilliant piece of graphic artistry and fiction is actually a very clever allegory. On the face of it, we’re led to believe that it’s a story of the te...

  • Councillor
    Jul 11, 2016

    Until just a few weeks ago, the only reason for why I read graphic novels now and then was because of people's constant recommendations about the beauty and the value of those kinds of books. I will b...

  • Frankie
    Aug 07, 2016

    I loved this. Harsh brutality of WW2.Loved the drawings, the black & white and the jumping back and forth between time. ...

  • Nina Rapsodia
    Feb 10, 2013

    Reseñar Maus supone una de las experiencias más gratificantes de mi vida porque es el segundo libro en 2015 al que le doy la nota máxima. Pues verán, desde hace muchos años siempre he sentido pro...

  • LeeAnne
    Feb 02, 2014

    The Complete MausArt Spiegelman Probably the most informative and intimate journal of the holocaust I have ever read. Maus is really two parallel stories, not one. It jumps back and forth between the ...

  • Kat Kennedy
    Dec 09, 2010

    Reading this book was like having an echo of a conversation with my husband's grandfather. Dziadek could be Vladek's twin brother if any of Vladek's poor family had survived the war.This book's most h...

  • Bettie?
    Dec 22, 2014

    Art Spiegelman warns of 'dangerous' outcome as Russian shops ban Maus This has been on my wishlist forever -looks like this is a good time to read it. "My father pulled out 14 of his teeth to escape. ...