Book - Anne Frank, The Diary Of A Young Girl, The Definitive Edition
A unique witness to horror and barbarism, and a celebration of the human spirit and the will to live.
Paperback, 384 pages
TheAnne FrankDiaryis one of the most widely read autobiographies of all time, as well as one of the most enduring documents of the 20th century.Since its publication in 1947, it continues to captivate readers of all ages and has been read by millions of people around the world.
In June 1942, after the Nazi invasion of the Netherlands, the eight members of the Frank family hid in an attic attached to the building where Anne's father had his offices.They were held there until August 1944, when they were detained and sent to concentration camps.In that place and in the most precarious conditions, Anne Frank, at just thirteen years old, wrote her shocking Diary.Discovered a short time later in that same attic, the Diarycaptures the admirable spirit of Anne and her family as they survive the greatest horror the modern world had ever seen, never losing their joyous and overwhelming humanity.