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The Diary of a Young Girl

The Diary of a Young Girl Description:

Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life Anne Frank s remarkable diary has since become a world classic a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit br br In with 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 they 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 br br In her diary Anne Frank recorded vivid impressions of her experiences during this period By turns thoughtful moving and amusing 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

Rating: 3.80 out of 5

Anne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex

Anne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex Description:

Hiding from the Nazis in the Secret Annexe of an old office building in Amsterdam a thirteen year old girl named Anne Frank became a writer The now famous diary of her private life and thoughts reveals only part of Anne s story however This book completes the portrait of this remarkable and talented young author br br i Tales from the Secret Annex i is a complete collection of Anne Frank s lesser known writings short stories fables personal reminiscences and an unfinished novel Here too are portions of the diary originally withheld from publication by her father By turns fantastical rebellious touching funny and heartbreaking these writings reveal the astonishing range of Anne Frank s wisdom and imagination as well as her indomitable love of life i Anne Frank s Tales from the Secret Annex i is a testaments to this determined young woman s extraordinary genius and to the persistent strength of the creative spirit br br br i From the Paperback edition i

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

The Works of Anne Frank

The Works of Anne Frank Description:

Revised and expanded version of the Critical Edition originally published in A complete collection of Anne Frank s known writings different versions of her diary as well as five recently discovered diary pages fables personal reminiscences and her unfinished novel i Cady s Life i Also includes a summary of the document examination and handwriting identification analysis completed in by the Netherlands State Forensic Science Laboratory Every aspect of the diary including Anne s handwriting and the paper used is examined br br This book allows readers to compare the three versions of the diary itself Anne s original entries the diary as she herself edited it in the hiding place of the Secret Annex and the version most popularly known as edited by Anne s father Otto Frank and a Dutch publishing house after World War II when they removed certain family and sexual references br br The book also includes biographical information on the Frank family and a summary of critical events during and after the family s arrest including how the Nazi authorities learned about the Franks and their secret hiding place br br First published in Dutch in as i De Dagboeken van Anne Frank i by Staatsuitgeverij

Rating: 3.76 out of 5

De dagboeken van Anne Frank

De dagboeken van Anne Frank Description:

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Rating: 3.63 out of 5

The Diary of Anne Frank: The Revised Critical Edition

The Diary of Anne Frank: The Revised Critical Edition Description:

The only complete collection of writings by Anne Frank this impressive volume contains three of the extant versions of her i Diary i including pages that came to light in i Tales from the Secret Annex i he lesser known short stories fables and personal reminiscences and i Cady s Life i her unfinished novel along with the latest most definitive scholarly research into Frank s life br Anne Frank s diary has become a modern classic It stands alone as the moving testimony of a young girl whose world collapsed around her in the nightmare of Hitler s Final Solution Published in the United States in i Anne Frank A Diary of a Young Girl i has been translated from the Dutch into nearly seventy languages and millions of people the world over continue to respond to her extraordinary voice i The Diary of Anne Frank The Revised Critical Edition i presents the most fascinating comprehensive study of that diary in existence br Prepared by the Netherlands Institute for War Documentation this monumental work allows the reader to compare the three versions of the diary itself Anne s original entries the diary as she herself edited it in the hiding place of the Secret Annex and the version most popularly known as edited by Anne s father Otto Frank and a Dutch publishing house after World War II when they removed certain family and sexual references Every aspect of the diary including Anne s handwriting and the paper used is meticulously examined providing compelling proof and historical of its poignant testament Absorbing biographical information on the Frank family enhances Anne s personal perceptions and a summary of critical events during and after the family s arrest including how the Nazi authorities learned about the Franks and their secret hiding places adds a new dimension to this tragic still resonant story br Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs i the Diary of Anne Frank The Revised Critical Edition i is an invaluable contribution to our awareness of the Holocaust and a stirring tribute to the author s impressionable spirit

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

The Secret Annexe: from The diary of Anne Frank

The Secret Annexe: from The diary of Anne Frank Description:

This extract from the Definitive Edition of Anne s diary begins on Tuesday November br br For her thirteenth birthday Anne Frank received a diary as a present from her father She kept it from June to August In this diary which she addressed to an imaginary friend called Kitty Anne wrote about her life first in Nazi occupied Amsterdam and then when the Nazi persecution of Jews forced her family into hiding in the sealed off back rooms of an Amsterdam office building which they referred to as the Secret Annexe Anne had always dreamed of being a writer and hoped one day to publish her diary

Rating: 3.32 out of 5

Mooie-zinnenboek

Mooie-zinnenboek Description:

Bevat gereproduceerde gedeelten van het originele manuscript Met register br br In het Mooie zinnenboek ook wel bekend als het kasboek zijn losse zinnen en passages uit diverse boeken uit de wereldliteratuur opgetekend die de auteur in het achterhuis las De citaten gaan onder meer over rechtvaardigheid geluk oorlog en liefde

Rating: 3.51 out of 5

Anna Frank

Anna Frank Description:

Anna Frank Collana I grandi classici a fumetti Graphic Novel interamente illustrate a colori br br In occasione del suo tredicesimo compleanno Anna ricevette un dono che avrebbe cambiato la sua vita un diario segreto In esso espresse i suoi desideri timori e speranze durante il periodo di segregazione che dovette vivere con la sua famiglia durante la Seconda Guerra Mondiale Una volta terminata la guerra e a dispetto della sua morte prematura il suo diario divenne una testimonianza impressionante delle persecuzioni agli ebrei ed un contributo inestimabile alla lotta per i diritti umani br br All interno anche br attivit di lettura e scrittura br glossario br informazioni aggiuntive br e molto altro br br pagine a colori

Rating: 3.37 out of 5

Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Novel

Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Novel Description:

b b The only graphic novelization of Anne Frank s diary that has been authorized by the Anne Frank Foundation and that uses text from the diary it will introduce a new generation of young readers to this classic of Holocaust literature b b br br This adaptation of Anne Frank s i Diary of a Young Girl i into a graphic version for a young readership maintains the integrity and power of the original work With stunning expressive illustrations and ample direct quotation from the diary this edition will expand the readership for this important and lasting work of history and literature

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

Casa di Anne Frank. Un museo con una storia

Casa di Anne Frank. Un museo con una storia Description:

In un pratico formato ricco di fotografie di famiglia mai pubblicate prima di materiale fotografico storico e di citazioni dal diario di Anne Frank br Il catalogo del Museo presenta un immagine fedele della Casa di Anne Frank e della sua storia Inoltre illustra la vita di Anne Frank e offre un quadro indimenticabile della Seconda Guerra Mondiale

Rating: 3.40 out of 5