By People Staff
December 30, 1991 12:00 PM

Maus: A Survivor’s Tale, II: And Here My Troubles Began

A cartoonist’s cathartic quest to understand the Holocaust continues as he records the ordeals of his parents from the death camps to liberation and beyond. Often painfully funny, the book shows that the very strengths that got the father through Auschwitz imprison him later and make him a maddening yet unforgettable character. (Pantheon)