• Night Elie And His Father
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    Night Chapter 1 Elie describes the events that are occurring around him and his profession. The Jews from the town of Sight are relocated (against there will) to the Jewish ghettos. Elie had to leave all of his belongings and possessions behind. They were transported from their desired residence to the ghettos by cattle trains. Elie must have felt helpless, sad, and angry that everything that he and his family had worked for was being taken away. He as well felt this way because he could not do...
  • Night 3 Berkenau Auswitz
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    Night by Elie Wiesel 'Hitler won't be able to do us any harm, even if he wants to.' ; So begins the book, Night, by Elie Wiesel an autobiographical work about Elie's struggle to survive the Holocaust while living at multiple concentration camps. Beginning at age 15, Elie Wiesel moves from a young man questioning the accounts of German hatred, to becoming a witness of many inhumane acts brought upon people. Elie Wiesel's book, Night, describes instances of inhumane acts on the Jews at Berkenau-Au...
  • Concentration Camps Elie Father Book
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    Night Night is based on a true story and describes the real life conditions of the Nazi concentration camps. The author, Elie Wiesel, describes his dreadful experiences he had in the concentration camps. The story begins with Elie talking about his old tutor Moshe the Beadle. He is very close to him and talks to him often. When he needed advice he would go to Moshe. One day Hungarian police arrested Moshe along with other foreigners and took them away on cattle cars. When Moshe returns he tells...
  • Concentration Camp Elie Camps Father
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    Everyday, we go through situations and experiences that affect us in someway, perhaps even change us. Different situations have different effects. The more difficult the situation is, the more of an effect it has on us. Those hard times can be called adversity. How do we, as humans, react to adversity? What are the possible effects it may have? An example of adversity is the Holocaust - Hitler's plan to exterminate the Jews. In the memoir, Night, we discover how Elie Wiesel changes in response ...
  • Night Germans Forced
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    Night The book Night, by Elie Wiesel, is an autobiography about his experiences during the Holocaust. The story takes place in the 1940's. The main characters are Elie and his father. Other characters are Elie's mother and sister. In the beginning of the book, trouble is starting around the town in which Elie lived. Eventually German soldiers come into his town. At first, they did not seem so bad. The Kahn's, a family who lived across the street from Elie, were housing a German soldier. The Kah...
  • Night By Elie Weasel 2
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    Night by Elie Weise l To suffer, as defined in the dictionary, means to undergo or feel pain or great distress. Another way to say it is to sustain injury, disadvantage, or loss. And yet another way to define suffering is to say to endure or be afflicted with something temporary or chronically. If they wereto ask Elie Wiesel what his definition of suffering was, he would have a lot to say and what he told them would be more horrible than their wildest dreams. It is hard to relate to something o...
  • Emotional Maturity Elie Father God
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    In Elie Wiesel's novel Night, the main character Elizer goes through a series of changes. Elizer, "Elie", is born in a town in Transylvania Hungary by the name of Sight in 1928. Elie lives in a very highly orthodox Jewish family, and this shows in many of his personality traits and interest as a young man. Early on, Elie likes to study many Jewish texts. Before 1944, the Jews in Hungry were not affected by the terrible happenings in Europe. In 1933 Hitler came into power and blamed Germany's pro...
  • Public Hanging Elie Hangings One
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    In Night by Elie Wiesel, their are several instances of public hangings. Elie feels different about hanging the three men who steal soup, and the sad eyed angel. The public hangings are used as examples to what happens to prisoners if they break one of the rules. Elie has vivid memories about the public hanging. He tells us about them in the novel. One of the instances of a hanging, was when the sad eyed angel was hung. He was a kap o in the camp Elie was in. Elie liked him because of his kindn...
  • Faith Lost In God
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    Faith Lost In God The book Night by Elie Wiesel, tells a story about a young religious boy who begins to lose his faith in God at such an early age. The book deals with the tragedies as well as the occurrences which has happened during the Holocaust and at the Nazi concentration camps. The young boy named Elie Wiesel deals with the death of his family as well as the painful times during the Holocaust. There are many representations in this book on how Elie Wiesel is shocked with tram a at such a...
  • Night Was God Realy There
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    Was God always there when Elie needed him the most? This was a great concern to the Jews at the time of the Holocaust. Was God really there? Though this experience did God disappear when Elie was in the camps. Elie attitude towards God at the begging of the book is he want to know every thing he could about God." One day I asked my father to find me a master who could guide me in my studies. Elie want this master so badly because he was brought up to love God and to fellow him. Also Elie believe...
  • Elie Chlomo Camp Father
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    In 1944, in the village of Sighet, Romania, twelve-year-old Elie Wiesel spends much time and emotion on the Talmud and on Jewish mysticism. His instructor, Moshe the Beadle, returns from a near-death experience and warns that Nazi aggressors will soon threaten the serenity of their lives. However, even when anti-Semitic measures force the Sighet Jews into supervised ghettos, Elie's family remains calm and compliant. In spring, authorities begin shipping trainloads of Jews to the Auschwitz-Birken...
  • Save His Father Elie Guards Live
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    Why did Elie let it happen? What could Elie really have done as an alternative to save his father from dying? He could not have helped his father from being beaten up by the SS guards but he did try to help him from being attacked by his own men in his sleeping barracks. Elie really wanted his father to live. Elie does everything possible to help his father unless it would do harm to himself. Elie could not have helped his father from being beaten by the SS guards because on Page 284 in the Nove...
  • Elie Wiesel Night Father Advice Faith
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    The advice the young polish prisoner gave seemed to be very sound advice. He told them that they needed to remember they were all in it together, and that they had to help each other out when they could. He also told them not to loss hope, they needed to have the faith to keep going everyday. This advice is good because as long as they still care for each other then when they are released they will still have their humanity. Also by helping each other they made the work easier for everyone. He ...
  • Elie Wiesel Research Project
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    ELIE WIESEL RESEARCH PROJECT Elie Wiesel was born in the town of Sighet in northern Transylvania on September 30, 1928. His real name was Eliezer Wiesel. His family spoke Yiddish at home; they read newspapers and conducted their grocery business in German. Elie had begun religious studies in classical Hebrew almost as soon as he could speak. Elie s life centered entirely on his religious studies. He loved the mystical tradition and folk tales of the Hasidic sect of Judaism, to which him and his ...
  • Night By Ellie Wiesel
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    "How did Wiesel s belief in God change through his camp experiences" Why do people s beliefs change What would cause a strong believer in God to no longer acknowledge his existence These changes could be a result of things experienced in a person s life. In Elie Wiesel s book, Night, Elie loses his faith in God because he experienced firsthand the Nazi death camp horrors. At the age of twelve, Elie Wiesel was a strong believer in God. He read the Talmud daily and visited the synagogue nightly. H...
  • Motivation By Night Elie Prisoners Setting
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    Motivation is the condition of providing something as need, belief, or desire that induces a character to act. In the historical fiction Night, by Elie Wiesel, action and setting contribute significantly to the motivation of the central protagonist, Elie. The overall effect of motivation presents the characters as retrogressing to savage-like behaviors. Motivation undoubtedly portrays a vital role in Elie's demeanor. Many times, actions of others influence the aspirations of the main character. ...
  • Night By Elie Wiesel
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    Night - Elie Wiesel The novel Night, by Elie Wiesel is a clear representation of loss of faith from beginning to end. Elie begins the story as a child who cries when he prays and begs to learn more of his religion. "I wept because-because of something inside me that felt the need for tears" (Wiesel, Night, 2... The Decline of Elie Wiesel's Fatah as Illustrated in his narrative NIGHT... ? Why? These are the questions that every person has asked of God at some devastating point in their life. They...
  • Concentration Camps Elie God Chlomo
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    'Night' by Elie Wiesel is his personal account of his experiences in Nazi controlled concentration camps. The memoir begins towards the end of 1941 and records his experiences of the inconceivable horrors committed by the Nazi's during World War II. The war had been raging for two years and was about to enter Sighet. The Germans believed in the Aryan race and attempted to commit genocide on the 'lesser' races, particularly Jews. Through the brutality witnessed, acts of selfishness, the death of ...
  • Night Elie Wiesel Shapes
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    How do Elie's experiences shape the person he becomes? When we first get introduced to Elie we can clearly see that he is a young and interesting person. Elie has a very strong faith in God and the Jewish religion, but this faith is tested when the Nazi's move him from his small town to the Auschwitz concentration camp Pg 77 "Where is God now? Where is He? Here He Is-He is hanging here on this gallows... ." This is where the Holocaust left young Elie. Elie paints a portrait of life in the camp, ...
  • Night Elie Wiesel Concentration Camp
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    The book Night, by Elie Wiesel, is a powerful documentary of his experience in the holocaust and the lasting effects that it had on him. Throughout his story, he speaks of many stirring events that lead one to better understand the value of life and freedom. He also uses examples to demonstrate how important one's family is, and lastly the struggles of human survival. He takes you on a journey through hardships and small triumphs, and leaves you with a better understanding of his life. The most...