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Maus: A Survivor's Tale

Maus: A Survivor's Tale

by Art Spiegelman

Yidl

Character Analysis

Yidl is a Russian Jew who leads a tin workshop at Auschwitz. Yidl doesn’t like Vladek because he is a “capitalist” and Yidl is a communist. Yidl soon softens toward Vladek when Vladek is able to bribe him with offerings of food.

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