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DetailsAt the young age of 13, Anne Frank and her family comprising her parents and her elder sister Margot went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse to escape forceful deportation by the Nazis. For the next two years, the Franks along with another family of three and a single boarder shared the closed confines of this Secret Annexe. In August 1944, the inmates were betrayed, arrested and cruelly torn apart by the circumstances that followed. Anne had been gifted a diary on her 13th birthday.The diary became her closest friend and confidante during the years in hiding and here she recorded her feelings and experiences with utmost honesty. It is believed that Anne wanted to publish a book based on her diary. Otto Frank, Anne father, was the only member of the family who survived the war and the horrors of the Holocaust. To fulfil the wishes of his daughter, he decided to publish her diary. The entries in the diary, over the two years, reveal the blossoming of a child into a young adult the reason why it makes for one of the most heart-rending chronicles of literature.The readers cannot help but wonder about the kind of woman and writer Anne could have grown up to be. USP set against one of the most dramatic episodes of world history. The Holocaust a brilliant coming of age story that has and will continue to find appeal with every generation of readers. An international bestseller worldwide readership market lovers of biographies and general fiction, historians, journalists, sociologists, documentary filmmakers, cultural and educational institutions, libraries, general trade readers.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Anne Frank was a Jewish teenager who went into hiding during the Holocaust, journaling her experiences in the renowned work 'The Diary of Anne Frank.' Annelies Marie Anne Frank (June 12, 1929 to March 1945) was a world-famous German-born diarist and World War II Holocaust victim. Her work, The Diary of Anne Frank, has gone on to be read by millions. Fleeing Nazi persecution of Jews, the family moved to Amsterdam and later went into hiding for two years.During this time, Frank wrote about her experiences and wishes. She was 15 when the family was found and sent to concentration camps, where she died. After the end of World War II, the Secret Annex was on a list of buildings to be demolished, but a group of people in Amsterdam campaigned and set up the foundation now known as the Anne Frank House. The house preserved Franks hiding spot; today it is one of the three most popular museums in Amsterdam.
SKU Code PRK B 4832 Weight in Kg 0.2500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789382607014 Author Name ANNE FRANK Publisher Name OM BOOKS INTERNATIONAL