The Diary of Anne Frank is about a girl that kept a diary while hiding from Nazis in Amsterdam for about 2 years. The diary ends when the Nazis’s her and her family. Her family was killed at the concentration camp, She was given the journal on her thirteenth birthday, She simply wrote about her life for two years in this phenomenal journal. This journal was found after she was killed and the book was published in 1947. Twenty-five million copies were sold and it was written in fifty-four languages. There have been a lot of reviews on this literary work, Many people have had a great deal of criticism over the diary of Anne Frank. From great authors to simple students, all have had their perspective and view on this everlasting and most memorable book. This truly shows that the diary of Anne Frank is one of the most widely read books in the world.
Anne Frank’s diary was probably the first work that people got to see what the holocaust was all about. Certainly, it must be the best book for the subject. The dairy brings through her childhood and then only known surviving footage of Anne Frank. This is a great way to describe a portrait of Anne’s life, character flaws, and everything else. This work is like no other of any holocaust book. This literary work truly shows how Anne Frank was a martyr of racism and an insightful chronicler of her time and place. The work also shows the typical adolescence of Anne Frank and her constant arguments with her mother in particular.
It also deals with the day to day hiding she and her family went through. The only problem with the book is that the fact that Anne Frank rewrote her diary about two months before she was captured because she wanded her journal to be published after the war and she wanted to pursue a career in journalism. Therefore it is hard to tell what existed in her original copy and how much she adds afterward. This tells us that we will never know how much knowledge Anne Frank possessed. It is not the information that should be questioned, but the chronology. Anne Frank’s diary is an invaluable historical account. The book shows no detail on what was re-written, maybe because the information is not available.
In the saddest part of the diary of Anne Frank, the book talks about how she talked to her friend. This book achieves much of its greatness through the specific details it brings out. In many opinions, she re-wrote her diary with posterity in her mind. The literary works follow with the family’s destruction. The diary is seen as dreadful.