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Annelies Marie Anne Frank

Anne Frank
«Anne Frank »

Anne Frank was born on June 12, 1929 to a Jewish family, was known for her diary eyewitness Jewish genocide, who died in the Bergen-Belsen kontratsionnyh one of the death camps of Auschwitz.

In 1933, when the German Nazis came to power and began the persecution of the Jewish population, the family immigrated to the Netherlands, and the mother's relatives remained in Frankfurt-am-Main. However, once the massacre of Jewish homes in 1938, the family moved to the United States, which saved their lives.

Anne kept a diary from his thirteenth birthday until he was arrested together with his family. Blog provides detailed descriptions of what was happening, thoughts and emotions young girl, it was translated into dozens of languages.

 Anne Frank
« Anne Frank »

The first edition was just after the war in 1947 under the name of "The Diary of Anne Frank", the first page of the diary titled:

"I hope that I can trust you."

In 1940, the German army occupied the Netherlands, where the spread of Nazi ideology and the persecution of the Jews, who were forbidden to many things: to use public transport, own shops, sports. Jewish children went to separate schools for Jews to impose curfews, for violations that rely shot on the spot. Every month, restriction and persecution of the Jews increased, all meticulously Anne wrote in her diary.

Anne's father, Otto Frank, the anticipation of the repression of the Jews, had previously prepared a secret refuge for his family.

 Anne Frank
« Anne Frank »

Otto owned premises in the center of Amsterdam, which has been converted to live in it secretly. For two years the family of Frank and his family van Daan and Dussel doctor hiding in the shelter.

Asylum can be comfortable enough to accommodate eight people, there was water, the ability to cook food. Their situation was much better than the rest of the Jews who were hiding in attics, sewers and abandoned mines.

Constant fear that their shelter will be solved, leading to despair wanderers. She described her feelings that she experienced and saw in their parents. Anna, to calm fear, engaged learning: read a lot in notebooks solved math problems.

In the middle of the diary Anne observed peculiar quality text for an experienced writer who with skill describes his observations of the world around them.

Annelies Marie Anne Frank -  Anna parents
« Anna parents »

The inhabitants are described vividly and in detail, as the adults are arguing with each other and to be compared.

"For the past ten days as Dussel does not talk to van Daan"

With each write a page in the diary, Anna captures the action - fixing his thoughts, she went to live it, which itself is recognized in one of the pages in order to survive in this violence.

"When I write, everything is allowed, mountain passes, courage comes alive again in me. However - and this is an important issue for me - if I ever write something great, I'll be a journalist or a writer? I hope so, I hope with all my heart! ... "

Some time later, in the pages of the diary of Anne appear not just a description of her daily life, but also a short essay.

Annelies Marie Anne Frank -  Anna and her sister Margot and her mother
« Anna and her sister Margot and her
mother »

Seeing how the other children playing in the street, Anna imagined she also plays with her, and made-up story embodied in the pages.

Long-term and permanent presence in the closed area greatly affects the emotional state of Anna, sometimes appear in her diary on line early death and its inevitability.

"I haunts thought: is not it better we would not hide it not better to die and not worry about these horrors?"

A young girl who has just turned, faced a brutal life so early that I started to realize how much she is indebted to the parents and their friends.

"Our supporters, they help us so far and hopefully will lead us safely to freedom.

 The Diary of Anne Frank
« The Diary of Anne Frank »

Otherwise they will have to share the fate of all those who saved Jews. Never a word they have not hinted to us, what we are a burden, and we are really a burden ! We never heard complaints about how difficult it with us. "

On the pages of the diary traced spiritual and intellectual maturing girls, as defined by the values ??and morality of their situation.

"Why should people go hungry, when in other parts of the world are rotting food, why people are so crazy? I do not believe in the war to blame only prominent, but the government and the capitalists."

Anne's diary ends August 4, 1944, when police discovered their hideout.

Annelies Marie Anne Frank -  Anne Frank
« Anne Frank»

Frank entire family was sent to Auschwitz with his family Van Daan and Dr. Dussel. Dutch, who helped hide them in the shelter, put in prison, to later publicly shot for helping Jews.

In late October, Anne and Margot Frank was transferred to the Bergen-Belsen camp, where almost immediately Margot died of exhaustion. At this time in Auschwitz were killed by their mother, the family Van Daan and Dr. Dussel. Anne died when before the camp's liberation remained two months. Out of the shelter, where eight people were hiding, survived only Otto Frank, Anne's father.

Otto Frank was able to return to their shelter of mayhem and debris, he found his daughter a diary, which was published after the war.

Diary was translated into many languages, and in the first decades after the war, was very popular.

 
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