Only a small number of millions of children persecuted during the Holocaust wrote diaries and journals that have survived. Each diary reflects a fragment of its author's life. keeping a detailed account of events that took place in the secret annex. Holocaust Diaries by Students: The Stories are Fictional, The Learning is Not The following diaries were submitted by a group of students a few months ago. They were not trying to recreate what was, but in their writing trying to grasp theevents of the Holocaust.
The Secret Holocaust Diaries: The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister [Denise George, Carolyn Tomlin, Nonna Bannister on Amazon. com. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Nonna Bannister carried a secret almost to her Tennessee grave: the diaries she had kept as a young girl experiencing the horrors of the Holocaust. This book reveals that Diaries by children, teenagers, and young adults during the era of the Holocaust reflect a great variety of personal backgrounds and wartime circumstances. Their authors often addressed themes such as the nature of human suffering, the moral and ethical dimensions of persecution, and the struggle of hope against despair.
Regine Donner, a famous Holocaust survivor, once said, I had to keep my Jewishness hidden, secret, and never to be revealed on penalty of death.
I missed out on my childhood and the best of my adolescent years. I was robbed of my name, my religion, and my Zionist idealism (Hidden Children To search library catalogs or other electronic search tools for diaries written during the Holocaust, use Library of Congress subject headings of the type [name of individualDiaries, e. g. Frank, Anne, Diaries, to retrieve the most relevant citations.
Children in the Holocaust and World War II: Their Secret Diaries by Laurel Holliday Children in the Holocaust and World War II is an extraordinary, unprecedented anthology of diaries written by children all across Nazioccupied Europe and in England. Jan 27, 2014 Excerpts from a collection of letters, diaries and photographs from Heinrich Himmler, chief of the Nazi Gestapo, and