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Man's Search For Meaning

A prominent Viennese psychiatrist before the war, Viktor Frankl was uniquely able to observe the way that both he and others in Auschwitz coped with the experience. He noticed that it was the men who comforted others and who gave away their last piece of bread who survived the longest.

Important places

Auschwitz (105)
Vienna (925)


Wien (1,217)
Lesser Poland (155)


Poland (895)
Austria (1,825)

Other geographical areas

Tatra Mountains (7)
Carpathian Mountains (245)
Eastern Europe (2,710)