Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl ⇲ i like reading Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl because ⩎ By Anne Frank ⫎ Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Franks remarkable diary has become a world classica powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit In 1942, with the Nazis occupying Holland, a thirteen year old Jewish girl and her family fled their home in Amsterdam and went into hiding For the next two years, until their whereabouts were betrayed to the Gestapo, the Franks and another family lived cloistered in the Secret Annexe of an old office building Cut off from the outside world, they faced hunger, boredom, the constant cruelties of living in confined quarters, and the ever present threat of discovery and death In her diary Anne Frank recorded vivid impressions of her experiences during this period By turns thoughtful, moving, and surprisingly humorous, her account offers a fascinating commentary on human courage and frailty and a compelling self portrait of a sensitive and spirited young woman whose promise was tragically cut short.Praise for The Diary of a Young GirlA truly remarkable book The New York Times One of the most moving personal documents to come out of World War II The Philadelphia Inquirer There may be no better way to commemorate the fiftiethanniversary of the end of World War II than toreread The Diary of a Young Girl,a testament to an indestructible nobility ofspirit in the face of pureevil Chicago TribuneThe single most compelling personal account of the Holocaust remains astonishing and excruciating The New York Times Book Review How brilliantly Anne Frank captures the self conscious alienation andnave self absorption of adolescence Newsday Anne Frank Wikipedia World War II HISTORY Anne was born Anneliese Marie in Frankfurt, Germany, on June to Edith Hollander and Otto , a prosperous businessman Biography Biography Jewish teenager who went into hiding during the Holocaust, journaling her experiences renowned work The Diary of Who Was Annelies March world famous German diarist Holocaust victim diary Home years ago, published She got it five earlier Read about short life what she wrote House YouTube Explore significance through unique images Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

 

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    • Anne Frank
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    • 04 October 2017