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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
  

The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition (EPUB ebook)

By Frank, Anne

In Amsterdam, in the summer of 1942, the Nazis forced teenager Anne Frank and her family into hiding. For over two years, they, another family and a German dentist lived in a 'secret annexe'. All that time, Anne kept a diary. This dairy is the record of tension and struggle, adol... read full description below.

ISBN 9780141971667
Published 12 June 2011 by Penguin
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ISBN-13 9780141971667
ISBN-10
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Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin
Publication Date 12 June 2011
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Frank, Anne
Category Warfare, Defence & Peace Studies
Essays, Journals, Letters & Other Prose Works
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
World History
World History: From C 1900 -
World History: Second World War
European History
European history: from c 1900 -
The Holocaust
Military History
Social Sciences
Jewish studies
Civil War
Battles & Campaigns
Genocide
Challenge Level: 6-9
Number of Pages 368
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Dewey Code 940.5318092
Catalogue Code 636465

Description of this Electronic Book

One of the most famous accounts of living under the Nazi regime of World War II comes from the diary of a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl, Anne Frank. Today, The Diary of a Young Girl has sold over 25 million copies world-wide.It is one of the most celebrated and enduring books of the last century and it remains a deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of human spirit.Anne Frank and her family fled the horrors of Nazi occupation by hiding in the back of a warehouse in Amsterdam for two years with another family and a German dentist. Aged thirteen when she went into the secret annexe, Anne kept a diary. She movingly revealed how the eight people living under these extraordinary conditions coped with hunger, the daily threat of discovery and death and being cut off from the outside world, as well as petty misunderstandings and the unbearable strain of living like prisoners.The Diary of a Yong Girl is a timeless true story to be rediscovered by each new generation. For young readers and adults it continues to bring to life Anne's extraordinary courage and struggle throughout her ordeal.'One of the greatest books of the century' Guardian'A modern classic' The Times'Rings down the decades as the most moving testament to the persecution of innocence' Daily Mail'Astonishing and excruciating. Its gnaws at us still' New York Times Book ReviewAnne Frank was born on 12 June 1929. She died in Bergen-Belsen, three months short of her sixteenth birthday.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Rings down the decades as the most moving testament to the persecution of innocence

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Author's Bio

Anne Frank was born on 12 June 1929. She died in Bergen-Belsen, three months short of her sixteenth birthday.

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