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  Anne Frank - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The diary was given to Anne Frank for her thirteenth birthday and chronicles the events of her life from June 12, 1942 until its final entry of August 1, 1944.
Anne Frank was born on June 12, 1929 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, the second daughter of Otto Heinrich Frank (May 12, 1889–August 19, 1980) and Edith Holländer (January 16, 1900–January 6, 1945).
Statue of Anne Frank, by Mari Andriessen, outside the Westerkerk in Amsterdam.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Anne_Frank   (6192 words)

  
 The Diary of a Young Girl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank was published in Dutch in 1947 (and in English in 1952), using extracts from the diary she kept while in hiding during the Nazi occupation of The Netherlands.
Anne Frank began keeping a diary on her thirteenth birthday, June 12, 1942, three weeks before she went into hiding with her mother, father and sister and four other people in the sealed-off upper rooms of the annexe of her father's office building in Amsterdam.
Anne had expressed the desire in the re-written introduction of her diary for one person that she could call her truest friend, that is, a person to whom she could confide her deepest thoughts and feelings.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/The_Diary_of_Anne_Frank   (1933 words)

  
 Anne Frank
Anne Frank was born in 1929 in Frankfurt am Main in Germany.
Anne Frank's Jewish parents Edith and Otto Frank perceive that there is no future in Germany for themselves and their children.
After a month at Auschwitz, Anne Frank and her sister Margot are transported to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, where thousands of people are dying of hunger and sickness everyday.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/biography/frank.html   (393 words)

  
 Anne Frank
The story of the Frank family began in Germany in the 1920's when Otto and Edith Frank led a happy life, highlighted by the births of their daughters Margot and Anne.
The Frank family finally moved into a house on Medwedplein in southern Amsterdam in 1933 and Anne began to attend the nearby Montessori school, where she excelled.
Anne's famous diary captured two years of hiding in the attic above the store, but it ended on August 4, 1944, when their hiding place was betrayed, probably by a Dutch woman Lena Hartog-van Bladeren.
www.annefrank.dk /Annefrank.htm   (713 words)

  
 Anne Frank and Oscar Schindler in memoriam
Anne Frank received a blank diary on her 13th birthday, just weeks before she and her family went into hiding in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.
Anne, and the seven others who shared the cramped Secret Annex with her, were all deported to Westerbork camp.
Anne Frank would say to me, "Irma, I am very sick." I said, "No, you are not sick." She wanted to be reassured that she wasn't.
www.auschwitz.dk /Annefrank.htm   (2472 words)

  
 Anne Frank   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Anne Frank's world famous diary charts two years of her life from 1942 to 1944, when her family were hiding in Amsterdam from German Nazis.
Anne Frank recorded mostly her hopes, frustrations, clashes with her parents, and observation of her companions.
Anne and her sister were transferred from the Dutch concentration camp, Westerbork, to Bergen-Belsen where they both died of typhus.
www.kirjasto.sci.fi /annefran.htm   (1239 words)

  
 Anne Frank & Her Diary
Anne Frank was a young Jewish girl who lived and died during the Holocaust.
During that time, Anne kept a diary in which she not only wrote about the horrors of war but the everyday problems of being a teenager.
Anne Frank faced the threat of discovery and death every day while living in the Secret Annex.
teacher.scholastic.com /frank/diary.htm   (491 words)

  
 GradeSaver: ClassicNote: Biography of Anne Frank
Anne Frank was born on June 12, 1929 in Frankfurt, Germany.
Her father, Otto Frank, was a respected businessman and a solid member of the city's Jewish community--he could trace his family in the city's archives all the way back to the seventeenth century.
Anne and her older sister Margot grew up in a small, close-knit enclave of parents, relatives, and nurses.
www.gradesaver.com /classicnotes/authors/about_anne_frank.html   (796 words)

  
 Anne Frank - May 20th 9/8c - ABC
Anne Frank encompasses her idyllic childhood before the war, her adolescence in German-occupied Amsterdam, and her last months of life in captivity.
Anne Frank goes beyond the confines of the "secret annex" where she, her family and several others hid for over two years, and reveals the full blossom of Anne's radiant youth amid rising tensions in German-occupied Amsterdam.
Anne and her loved ones endured increasing hardships--hard labor, freezing conditions, starvation, disease and the constant threat of the gas chamber.
abc.go.com /primetime/movies/annefrank/frank_home.html   (385 words)

  
 Gale - Free Resources - Women's History - Biographies - Anne Frank   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Frank's diary is at once a candid self-portrait, a portrayal of domestic life, an account of people threatened with imminent death, a depiction of experiences and problems common to young adults, and an examination of universal moral issues.
The early childhood of Frank and her elder sister, Margot, was secure, loving, and comfortable, but the year of Anne's birth also marked the onset of a worldwide economic depression, a catastrophic event that affected the lives of a great number of Europeans.
Anne's writings had been left behind by the secret police in their search for valuables, and were found in the hiding place by two Dutch women who had helped the fugitives survive.
www.gale.com /free_resources/whm/bio/frank_a.htm   (2026 words)

  
 Anne Frank
Anne Frank was born in Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany, on 12th June, 1929.
Anne Frank and her sister both died of typhus in March, 1945.
Otto Frank, the only member of the family to survive, was rescued from Auschwitz by Red Army troops in January, 1945.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /GERfrankA.htm   (952 words)

  
 The Anne Frank Internet Guide
Anne's famous diary does not only give a face and a voice to the victims of World War II, but it is also an impressive portrait of a courageous girl and a talented writer.
The Anne Frank Center USA was founded in 1977 to educate people about the causes, instruments and dangers of discrimination and violence through the story of Anne Frank.
The Anne Frank Zentrum in Berlin is the German partner organisation of the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam.
www.klab.caltech.edu /~ma/annefrank.html   (1860 words)

  
 Anne Frank
This webquest is to help students gain a better understanding of Anne Frank's life and the events surrounding what caused her ultimate demise, the Holocaust.
Anne Frank was a young girl whose life comes alive when reading her story, The Dairy of Anne Frank.
Anne Frank did not become famous until after her death in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp and after the liberation of all concentration camps.
members.tripod.com /BKoch_2/annefrank   (794 words)

  
 CyberHunt: Anne Frank
Directions: Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl, a chronicle of a teenager's life in hiding during the Holocaust, is known the world over for its extraordinary courage and optimism in the face of unthinkable cruelty.
Anne Frank was born in 1929 in _________________________, Germany.
Sadly, Anne made her last diary entry on _____________________, three days before the residents were found, _________________, and deported to concentration camps.
teacher.scholastic.com /products/instructor/May04_cyberhuntkids.htm   (382 words)

  
 Anne Frank @Web English Teacher
Anne's published diary is actually a synthesis of two versions written by Anne, the original, and an edited version she began in 1944.
Anne Frank and the Children of the Holocaust
In this Webquest, students research the courage of Anne Frank and other children of the Holocaust as though they were journalists preparing a documentary for CBS.
www.webenglishteacher.com /frank.html   (1074 words)

  
 Gallery - Anne Frank - Photos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
View of the house where Anne Frank and her family hid as seen from across the canal.
The house where Anne Frank and her family hid is located at 23 Prinsengracht in Amsterdam.
Statue of Anne Frank by Mari Andriessen at the Westermarkt in Amsterdam.
fcit.coedu.usf.edu /holocaust/resource/gallery/afrank.htm   (171 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl: Books: Anne Frank,Eleanor Roosevelt,B.M. Mooyaart   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Anne, who died in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in March 1945, three months before her 16th birthday, candidly discusses her awakening sexuality in entries that were omitted from the 1947 edition by her father, Otto, the only one of the eight to survive the death camps.
Anne tends to be remembered as the little girl who once wrote, "I still believe that people are really good at heart" in spite of her sufferings.
Anne is your usual precocious girl, flirting with boys and being impudent when she can get away with it.
www.amazon.com /Anne-Frank-Diary-Young-Girl/dp/0553296981   (2748 words)

  
 Anne Frank   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Anne Frank was born in Germany in 1929.
The Frank family was able to live a fairly normal life in their apartment for a while.
Then Anne's sister Margot was told by the Nazis that she was to be sent to one of these camps.
www.evgschool.org /Anne_Frank.htm   (660 words)

  
 Anne Frank   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
The Frank's family business included banking, management of the springs at Bad Soden and the manufacture of cough drops.
During the recovery of 1925 to 1929, the Franks lent enormous sums to fellow Jews, who defaulted, and the Franks blamed the defaults on the depression, leaving the gentiles with savings accounts, penniless.
Verbekke agrees with Faurisson and Harwood, who are convinced that the diary of Anne Frank is a forgery.
home.att.net /~texmextex/Anne_frank.htm   (2316 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Anne Frank: DVD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
The film is based upon the Biography of Anne Frank, an Austrian Born jew who is forced to go into hiding with her mother, father, sister, and 4 other people.
Based on Melissa Mullers book on the life of Anne Frank, this film tells the schoolgirls life story, dating from just before the war, to her tragic death in Bergen Belsen concentration camp, only two weeks before the camp was liberated.
Anne Frank was one of millions of similar victims, but through her writing she is destined to remain forever young.
www.amazon.co.uk /Anne-Frank/dp/B0001NIY0E   (1462 words)

  
 TIME 100: Anne Frank
Anne Frank and her family hid from the Nazis in Amsterdam, Netherlands, during World War II Anne Frank
Yet it was Anne's that finally prevailed — a beneficent and complicated work outlasting a simple and evil one — and that secured to the world's embrace the second most famous child in history.
All the same, the Book of Anne has inspired a panoply of responses — plays, movies, documentaries, biographies, a critical edition of the diary —; all in the service of understanding or imagining the girl or, in some cases, of putting her down.
www.time.com /time/time100/heroes/profile/frank01.html   (295 words)

  
 Anne Frank   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Anne Frank was born in Frankfurt am Maine, Germany on June 12, 1929.
On Anne Frank's thirteenth birthday she received a diary, she named it "Kitty" which she liked the best out of all her presents.
Some interesting facts about Anne Frank are, her full name is Annelies Marie Frank, she called her diary Kitty, her father was one of the many few people who survived and escaped the concentration camp and made a book about her diary.
www2.lhric.org /pocantico/womenenc/frank.htm   (346 words)

  
 Anne Frank and Oskar Schindler in memoriam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
One of Anne Frank`s best friends Janny Brandes-Brilleslijper was evacuated from Auschwitz in October, 1944, and ended up in the SS camp Bergen-Belsen with Anne Frank and Margot.
She knew Anne and her sister during their school days in Amsterdam prior to the war.
Today it has become evident that parts of the original diary never were published, mainly "unfriendly" remarks from Anne Frank about her mother and some friends and some "sexy" parts.
home8.inet.tele.dk /aaaa/Annefrank.htm   (3271 words)

  
 Anne Frank   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
In 1933, Anne and her family moved from Germany to the Netherlands after the Nazis had begun to persecute the Jews.
Anne Frank died there of typhus, less than one year later in 1945.
It was called "The Diary of Anne Frank." Through all the hard times in Anne Frank's life, she still found the time and the courage to one of the things she loved best - writing in her diary.
www.henry.k12.ga.us /pges/instruction/kid-pages/women/frank.html   (182 words)

  
 EDSITEment - Lesson Plan
Now that the students have looked at Anne, the person, and come to some conclusions about the changes she did or did not undergo during her time in hiding, they are ready to look at Anne, the writer.
Anne regarded her diary as practice for her future career, a means toward personal development and an attempt to keep up her spirits in difficult times.
Students who want to learn more about Anne Frank can view some photos of the rowhouse and the attic in which Anne spent two years confined with her family and four other people, available from the website Anne Frank House, a link from the EDSITEment-reviewed United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
edsitement.neh.gov /view_lesson_plan.asp?id=376   (1819 words)

  
 Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001) (TV)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Goofs: Factual errors: Otto Frank's cousin Milly asked for Margot and Anne to be sent to London, not his sister, Leni, who lived in Switzerland.
Anne Frank: I can't help it, I like watching people.
The casting was excellent, and the acting superb, especially with Hannah Taylor-Gordon as Anne and the riveting presence of Ben Kingsley as Otto.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0246430   (404 words)

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