Note 005
by Joachim C. Fest

5 Hoss, Commandant of Auschwitz. In The Theory and Practice of Hell Eugen Kogon analysed another predominant type, the SS camp functionary. Though some of his conclusions also hold good for Hoss, the two types basically vary from each other as much as they in their turn are distinguished from a phenomenon like Josef Kramer, the infamous temporary commandant of Bergen-Belsen.

From Chapter 22, Rudolf Höss , Part 3 of The Face Of The Third Reich by J.C. Fest -- See further Notes

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