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Representations of the perpetrator's perspective in Holocaust literature are often controversial, as is evident in the debate surrounding. Aeschylus, Eumenides (The kindly ones). The sanctuary of Apollo at Delphi. In the background the three-legged prophetic seat (the tripod or throne), suspended . PDF | Jonathan Littell's novel Les Bienveillantes (The Kindly Ones) is challenging in both its subject and approach. Purporting to be the memoirs of SS-officer. In France The Kindly Ones (or Les Bienveillantes) was immediately hailed as a classic tale of war and suffering, a Tolstoy for the 20th century.