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By Tamara Hollingsworth

Anne Frank's diary has develop into probably the most broadly learn books on the planet. Readers will know about Anne as she went into hiding from the Nazi get together during this nonfiction identify. via bright photographs, informational textual content, timelines, and a word list of phrases, readers will realize the hardships Anne and her kin went via so one can keep away from being despatched to a focus camp. This inspiring biography permits youngsters to appear as much as Anne and locate wish in each state of affairs, simply as she did.

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Zippi felt that these inmates had no clue what this word meant, nor did they figure out what their handlers had in mind as they kept pushing them out. Outside it dawned on some that they were supposed to form rows. Rapid counting began. It stopped briefly, only to resume. By now wide awake, the women had probably guessed that they were a part of a roll call. With each recount, the prisoners’ positions were rearranged. Repeated counting caused much confusion. SS women (Aufseherinnen) and their assistants, German concentration camp inmates, were in charge.

Only red! Many, many years later I watched a TV show featuring a Hungarian Jewish woman, a Holocaust survivor of Birkenau. I heard her say that her camp dress had a painted yellow stripe on the back. This woman spoke with such assurance . . right there an inner voice ordered me to correct this misconception. . I tracked her down in Los Angeles. . Over the phone I introduced myself, described my past involvement with the paint mixing and drawing of stripes. I told her that the color was red and that only a color-blind person would describe it as yellow.

In quick succession two more sons were added to the family. The two households lived in harmonious proximity until changes beyond their control disrupted their lives. Zippi credits her beloved grandmother’s tactful, unobtrusive presence for the family’s close ties. Born in 1866, this grandmother was way ahead of her times. With limited formal schooling, she managed to become an avid reader. She was endowed with a lively curiosity, which applied to whatever information came her way, about people, politics, history, and much, much more.

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