The diary has been a special birthday present from her father, to whom she feels very close. Under ordinary circumstances, Anne would be considered an ordinary young teenage girl, struggling to find her own identity. She is somewhat jealous of Margot, her older sister by three years, for most people consider Margot to be more beautiful, talented, and intelligent than Anne.
She became famous around the world when her diary, which chronicles her life in hiding during the Nazi occupation of the Europe, was published. The time will come when we will be people again and not just Jews!
We can never be just Dutch, or just English, or whatever, we will always be Jews as well. But then, we'll want to be. She had one sister, Margot leftwho was three years older. The Franks lived at Marbachweg left-hand picturea large house in a quiet multi-cultural neighbourhood. Anne and Margot at the seaside in He found an apartment in Merwedeplein Merwede SquareAmsterdam.
The rest of his family joined him by February Though, once the pogroms began, the sisters were required to join the Jewish Lyceum as mandated by the new laws. In the last year my teacher was Mrs.
At the end of the year we were both in tears as we said a heartbreaking farewell, because I'd been accepted at the Jewish Lyceum, where Margot also went to school: Anne Frank front row left and her sister Margot back row right at Margot's 8th birthday party in their neighborhood of Merwedeplein in February Later on, the company was liquidated and all the assets were transferred to Gies and Co.
For Opekta Works, Otto did the same thing, allowing him to earn enough to survive. Anne immediately started using this diary to document her daily life. Though her initial entries were mundane, as time progressed it reflected the changing social times.
In one of her entries, Anne listed various restrictions imposed upon the Dutch Jews.
This "annex" or Achterhuis was made up of a series of small rooms that could be accessed by an secret entry hidden behind a bookcase. Jews were required to wear a yellow star;… I don't dare do anything anymore, 'cause I'm afraid it's not allowed.
A week later they were joined by the van Pels family: Hermann, Auguste, and year-old Peter. In November of the same year, they were joined by dentist Fritz Pfeffer, a family friend.
But as you can see, Kitty, I'm still alive, and that's the main thing, Father says. I'm alive all right, but don't ask where or how. The occupants of the annex: The Gestapo is treating them very roughly and transporting them in cattle cars to Westerbork, the big camp in Drenthe to which they're sending all the Jews If it's that bad in Holland, what must it be like in those faraway and uncivilized places where the Germans are sending them?
We assume that most of them are being murdered. The English radio says they're being gassed. Anne is seen in photographs by Otto Frank, taken in Through her writing, Anne examined her relationship with her family members and difference in each of their personalities. The Franks, van Pels and Pfeffer were held at a detention center, and on August 7,they were transferred to the Westerbork transit camp.
A view of the attic of the Achterhuis. A copy of the first edition of 'Anne Frank: As per the norm, upon arrival, the men and the women were forcibly separated and none knew the fate of the other. Anne bore her incarceration with great compassion and strength as recalled by those who witnesses her at the camps.
A view of the Westerbork transit camp. Nine months after their arrest, Margot and Anne died within days of one another of typhus in March ofonly a few weeks before the camp's liberation by the British on April Since its first publication, the diary has been translated in 67 languages and has sold more than 30 million copies.Themes in The Diary of Anne Frank "Anne Frank" is a diary written by a teenage girl during the Nazi Occupation in World War Two.
The story starts when Anne Frank receives a diary as a 13th birthday present, from her father, Otto Frank. Account of Anne Frank’s life and diary in relation to the history of World War II.
Includes a glossary, index, and many photographs and illustrations. Wilson, Cara. The Secret Annex, in German-Occupied Amsterdam, Holland During World War II. The early entries of the diary, before Anne and her family enter into hiding, take place in Amsterdam, Holland.
One of the most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust, she gained fame posthumously with the publication of The Diary of a Young Girl (originally Het Achterhuis in Dutch; English: The Secret Annex), in which she documents her life in hiding from to , during the German occupation of the Netherlands in World War II.
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May 09, · Anne dies from typhus in the Belsen camp in Germany in the spring of Fortunately, her diary was saved and later published. It is a masterful tribute to the intelligence, talent, maturity, bravery, and sensitivity of Anne Frank, a special young Jewish girl in hiding during World War II.
The Diary of Anne Frank (also called The Diary of a Young Girl) tells the story of Anne Frank and her family after they go into hiding from the Nazis because of their Jewish heritage.
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