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Etty Hillesum : a life transformed

Author: Patrick Woodhouse
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On 8 March 1941, a 27-year-old Dutch Jewish student living in enemy-occupied Amsterdam made the first entry in a diary that was to become one of the most remarkable documents to emerge from the Nazi Holocaust. Over the course of the next two and a half years, an insecure, chaotic and troubled young woman was transformed into someone who inspired those with whom she shared the suffering of the transit camp at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Woodhouse, Patrick.
Etty Hillesum.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2009
(DLC) 2009275905
(OCoLC)277204458
Named Person: Etty Hillesum; Etty Hillesum; Etty Hillesum; Etty Hillesum
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Woodhouse
ISBN: 9781441103598 1441103597
OCLC Number: 676697851
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 160 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Who was Etty Hillesum? A brief summary of her life --
An emerging self --
Discovering God --
Refusing to hate --
Losing her life --
Seeing differently --
A woman of our time.
Responsibility: Patrick Woodhouse.

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On 8 March, 1941, Etty Hillesum, a 27-year-old Dutch Jewish student living in enemy-occupied Amsterdam made the first entry in a diary that was to become one of the most remarkable documents to  Read more...

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Review in Morning Star, March 2009 '[Hillesum's] inspirational reflections on the roots of violence and the nature of evil have as much relevance now as they did in the 1940s.' The Bookseller, Read more...

 
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