The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankStudy Guide & Essays
Home : The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank Study Guide & Essays

by Anne Frank

Anne's diary was written during the years 1942-1944. These years were the toughest times of World War II in Europe. To make sense of World War II, one must begin with the aftermath of World War I and the Versailles Treaty of 1919.

At the beginning of the twentieth century, the German empire was one…

The ClassicNote on The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank is a complete study guide containing a biography of Anne Frank, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

View all of the Study Guide...

View all of the Wikipedia entries...

 

Posted By rakshit b #368384 at Apr 22, 2014 9:54 AM

 

Posted By elizabeth r #368246 at Apr 22, 2014 1:23 AM

What important aspects of Anne’s personality does this excerpt capture? What do these personality traits suggest about Anne’s maturity? How do excerpts like this one affect readers of the diary? Answer:

3. In an entry dated July 15, 1944, Anne writes the following:
…in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can’t build my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery, and death. I see the world gradually being turned into a wilderness, I hear the ever approaching thunder, which will destroy us too, I can feel the sufferings of millions and yet, if I look up into the heavens, I think that it will all come right, that this cruelty too will end, and that peace and tranquillity will return again

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank | Answers: 1

 

Posted By elizabeth r #368246 at Apr 22, 2014 1:19 AM

 

Posted By elizabeth r #368246 at Apr 22, 2014 1:21 AM