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    DescriptionAnne Frank's "The Diary of a Young Girl" is among the most enduring documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been read by tens of millions of people all over the world. It remains a beloved and deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of the human spirit. Restored in this "Definitive Edition" are diary entries that were omitted from the original edition. These passages, which constitute 30 percent more material, reinforce the fact that Anne was first and foremost a teenage girl, not a remote and flawless symbol. She fretted about and tried to cope with her own sexuality. Like many young girls, she often found herself in disagreements with her mother. And like any teenager, she veered between the carefree nature of a child and the full-fledged sorrow of an adult. Anne emerges more human, more vulnerable and more vital than ever.Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, hid in the back of an Amsterdam warehouse for two years. She was thirteen when she went into the Secret Annex with her family.


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    Title
    The Diary of a Young Girl
    Subtitle
    The Definitive Edition
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Anne Frank, By (author) Otto Frank, By (author) Mirjam Pressler
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 335
    Width: 107 mm
    Height: 178 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780553577129
    ISBN 10: 0553577123
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BIO
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJH
    BIC subject category V2: HBLW, HBJD
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.0A
    Ingram Spring Arbor Market: Y
    BIC subject category V2: HBTZ1
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DDN
    BIC subject category V2: BJ
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    DC22: B
    B&T Merchandise Category: MMP
    Ingram Theme: APPR/CLASSA
    ECPA Christian Book Category: INSCHIBIO
    BISAC V2.8: BIO022000
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Libri: ENGM2000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15570
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/HOLOCT, RELI/JUDAIC
    DC22: 940.5318092
    Ingram Theme: THEO/SECULR
    DC22: 940.53/18/092
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRORLJUD
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS043000, BIO006510, BIO006000
    Libri: ENGM1077
    LC subject heading:
    Libri: FRAN2000, TAGE2012
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    LC classification: DS135.N6 F73313 1997
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: NHTZ1, NHWR7, DND, NHD
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Illustrations note
    Mit Abb.
    Publisher
    Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc
    Imprint name
    Bantam USA
    Publication date
    01 March 1997
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Anne Frank was born in 1929 in Germany. Her family moved to Amsterdam in 1933, and she died in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945. Francine Prose is the author of the novels "A Changed Man "and "Blue Angel, " which was a finalist for the National Book Award, the guide "Reading Like a Writer, "and "Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife."
    Review quote
    "The new edition reveals a new depth to Anne's dreams, irritations, hardship, and passions . . . There may be no better way to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II than to reread "The Diary of a Young Girl, " a testament to an indestructivle nobility of spirit in the face of pure evil."--"Chicago Tribune"
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    Anne Frank's "The Diary of a Young Girl is among the most enduring documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been read by tens of millions of people all over the world. It remains a beloved and deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of the human spirit. Restored in this Definitive Edition are diary entries that were omitted from the original edition. These passages, which constitute 30 percent more material, reinforce the fact that Anne was first and foremost a teenage girl, not a remote and flawless symbol. She fretted about and tried to cope with her own sexuality. Like many young girls, she often found herself in disagreements with her mother. And like any teenager, she veered between the carefree nature of a child and the full-fledged sorrow of an adult. Anne emerges more human, more vulnerable and more vital than ever. Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, hid in the back of an Amsterdam warehouse for two years. She was thirteen when she went into the Secret Annex with her family.