• The Life Of Anne Frank
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    The Life of Anne Frank On the Deportations " Our many Jewish friends and acquaintances are being taken away in droves. The Gestapo is treating them very roughly and transporting them in cattle cars toWesterbork, the big camp in Drenthe to which they " re sending all the Jews... Ifit'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.' ...
  • Maus Summary Concentration Camps
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    Maus Summary The book Maus, by Art Spiegelman, it is the true story of his fathers life, mainly during the Jewish concentration camps. The chronicle is displayed in such a way it grabs the reader's attention right away and gets them hooked on the story. Art Spiegelman's dad, Vladek, explains to his son about the duress, and the excruciating pain he went through during the time of the concentration camps. Art retells the story exactly how his father told him, he did not concoct it, nor did his fa...
  • Anne Frank People Thing Words
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    In 1942, when the Nazis began to invade their country, the Frank family went into hiding in an attic of a warehouse. The Franks daughter, Anne, kept a diary through out their horrible ordeal. Minutes before the Franks were captured in their hiding place after a two-year stay, Anne wrote in her diary the words, In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart. Even though Anne suffered so much her courage and character only grew stronger. Before Anne Frank went into h...
  • Light Dark Nights Black
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    Light / Dark Outline Thesis: In Macbeth, Shakespeare uses light and dark to bring out the ideas of good and understanding, and to show his audience the evil and hiding that take place during the play I. Introduction (Tom) A. Readers see schemes fail; lead to destruction B. Many themes 1. Motifs 2. Help tie play together; reinforce themes C. Thesis II. Light (Aaron) A. Good; Shakespere uses this motif through the play to show his audience that goodness associated with light. 1. Day/Sun a. day b...
  • Anne Frank Diary Jewish Hiding
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    Anne Frank was a German-Jewish diarist. She was known for the diary she wrote while hiding from anti-Jewish persecution in Amsterdam during World War II. Her diary describes with wisdom and humor the two difficult years she spent in seclusion before her tragic death at the age of 15. Since it was first published in 1947, her diary has appeared in more than 50 languages. Perhaps more than any other figure, Anne Frank gave a human face to the victims of the Holocaust. Anne lies Marie Frank was bor...
  • Hiding Life Family Book
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    A Personal Reaction In the book, "The Upstairs Room" by Johanna Reiss, the author uses both fact and opinion to tell the story of her life during the second world war. The book talks about her early life, growing up knowing that her race was hated, and that she would no longer stay in her home because of the danger. In the following essay, I will compare and contrast the author's life with my own. The story takes place during the holocaust. In the book, Johanna Reiss, who refers herself to Annie...
  • Takes Place Ellen Book Family
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    The Holocaust The title of my book is Number the Stars by Lois Lowry and it is a historical fiction. My book was about a jewish girl named Ellen that stays with her best friend's family the Johansen's to avoid being caught by the nazis and relocated along with her family. I selected this book because it was by Lois Lowry and I read other books by her so I thought that this book would be good. I also chose this book because it was a Newberry award winner. Annemarie Johansen is the main character ...
  • Tunnels Of Veitnam Hiding Place
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    Tunnels The first characteristic of a tunnel complex is normally superb camouflage. Entrances and exits are concealed, bunkers are camouflaged and even inside the tunnel itself, side tunnels are concealed, hidden trapdoors, and dead-ends where used to confuse the attacker. Trapdoors were used extensively, both at entrances and exits and inside the tunnel complex itself. There where several different types of trapdoors, concrete covered by dirt, hard packed dirt reinforced by wire, or a basin typ...
  • War On Terrorism Taleban Afghanistan Enemy
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    Tom Bay War on Terrorism Period 2 3/21/02 The war on terrorism has come out of hiding since September 11, 2001. Our main war going on now is against the Taleban and Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan. We have never faced an enemy like this before. This enemy hides in the shadows, and has no regard for human life. Our enemy preys on innocent and unsuspecting people. We have gone to war against them and we have the advantage. We have many tactics in fighting this war. We have advantages and disadvant...
  • Hiding Places People Place Realities
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    We go to places of comfort to get away from the burden of harsh realities. People use hiding places of physical means like a closet or library, to maybe think of things they care for and things that make them happy and. Whether it be your bedroom, your closet, you know you can always count on the satisfaction of you hidden place to be there for you and blanket you. No matter what, your hiding place is always going to be easily accessible and very accommodating. People enjoy this because it is a ...
  • Anne Frank Secret Annexe
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    Jennifer Horner Prof. Barman n 10/29/00 The Franks were an old German- Jewish family. Anne, the youngest daughter, was born on June 12, 1929, in the town of Frankfurt-on-Main in Germany. Anne Frank records her feelings, emotions, and thoughts, as well as the events that happened while forced into hiding, in her diary. Four years later, in the summer of 1933, the Frank family moved to Holland because Hitler had come into power in Germany and had introduced strict laws which discriminated against...
  • Anne Frank Book Report
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    In 1933, the Nazis began to round up all the Jews within Europe and relocate them into concentration camps. There, they would be executed or forced to labor until they died. In 1942, when the Nazis began to invade their country, the Frank family, who were Jewish, went into hiding in an attic of a warehouse and office building. The Franks' daughter, Anne, kept a diary throughout their entire stay there. Although all the members of the Frank family, except for her father, perished during the r...
  • The Diary Of Anne Frank
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    "h The play, which I’ ve read, is called The Diary of Anne Frank. "h It is a play about 8 Jewish people hiding out in an attic during the Holocaust. "h When the Nazis first went into power, Anne and her Jewish friends were not allowed do a lot of thing like biking, riding on a street-car or automobile, going to the movies etc. "h Later, as things got even worst, the Frank went into hiding with another family, the van Daans and were hiding in the top floor of a warehouse where Mr. Frank use...
  • Diary Of Anne Hiding World Family
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    blk 2 The Diary of Anne Frank Journeying back to the early nineteenth century, when Nazi forces occupied Germany during World War II, the lives of those living in this territory was spent in constant fear and anxiety. The Diary of Anne Frank leads readers through the harsh times of a family trying to escape imprisonment in concentration camps by Nazi soldiers, where death was almost certain. Born on June 12, 1929, Anne Frank was a German-Jewish teenager who was forced to go into hiding during th...
  • American Ethics Beauty Characters Film Scene
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    American Beauty is a very intricate film portraying the sarcasm intertwined within American values, or beauties. Every scene within American Beauty influences each character in the movie as well as other scenes. The structure of this flick is as if it were not possible to remove one scene from the work, otherwise the entire movie would collapse like a domino effect. People Magazine writes a solid review of the movie analyzing the flick to the limits of a one-page review, and recommending an olde...
  • Anne Frank Van Daan
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    Anne Frank The Diary of a Young Girl is an epic of the suffering of the Jewish people during the Holocaust Era (1942-44) in Amsterdam, Holland, but in particular, the trials suffered by the author, a young girl named Anne Frank, her family, and the Van Daan family. This story gives a viewing window of what it is like to live under a false identity, hiding one s heritage in return of freedom of religion and a chance to live. In the two years Anne Frank was forced to remain in hiding by the Nazi s...
  • Anne Frank The Diary
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    The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank In 1942, when the Nazi s began to invade their country, the Frank family went into hiding in an attic of a warehouse. The Franks daughter, Anne, kept a diary through out their horrible ordeal. Minutes before the Frank s were captured in their hiding place after a two-year stay, Anne wrote in her diary the words, In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart. Even though Anne suffered so much her courage and character only grew ...
  • Anne Frank Hiding Diary 1945
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    What do you know about Anne Frank? If you don? t know a lot about her I will help you. Anne Frank lived from 1929-1945. She was a young adult who kept an account of everything that went on from 1943-1945 when she was in hiding. Her diary was later published a year after her death, the name of the book was Diary of a Young Girl. Her book was then made into a play then a movie. All three accounts of Anne? s life experienced very good success. Anne Frank was born in Germany. Her dad was Jewish and...