Hansen, Jennifer, ed. Anne Frank.

Author:Rohrlick, Paula
Position:Brief Article - Young Adult Review - Book Review
 
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(People Who Made History). Greenhaven. 218p. bibliog. illus. map. index. c2003. 0-7377-1708-4. $17.96. SA

This anthology of essays on Anne Frank begins with an introduction to her life and the impact of her famous diary. Authors, scholars, journalists and others then examine her contribution to history, under the general headings "In Hiding," "Arrest and Annihilation," "Anne Frank, the Writer," and "Anne Frank's Legacy." Some examples: a Dutch filmmaker offers an interview with a woman who knew Anne during her final months; writer Cynthia Ozick discusses how Anne's father edited the diary and maintains that Anne has been exploited...

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