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Author: Elie Wiesel; Marion Wiesel
Publisher: New York, NY : Hill and Wang, a division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed. of new translationView all editions and formats
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Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 to the Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. [This book] is the terrifying record of Elie Wiesel's memories of the death of his family, the death of his own innocence, and his despair as a deeply observant Jew confronting the absolute evil of man.
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Genre/Form: War and conflict
Creative nonfiction
Biography
Personal narratives
Named Person: Elie Wiesel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elie Wiesel; Marion Wiesel
ISBN: 9780809073566 0809073560 9780809073559 0809073552 0374500010 9780374500016 0374399972 9780374399979 9780329550240 0329550241 1435255739 9781435255739 9780756963804 075696380X 9780847913343 0847913341 0374534756 9780374534752
OCLC Number: 65206975
Language Note: Translation of: Un di ṿelṭ hoṭ geshṿign.
Description: xxi, 120 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface to the New Translation by Elie Wiesel --
Foreword by François Mauriac --
Night --
The Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech Delivered by Elie Wiesel in Oslo (Norway) on December 10, 1986.
Other Titles: Nuit.
Responsibility: Elie Wiesel ; translated from the French by Marion Wiesel.
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Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 to the Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. [This book] is the terrifying record of Elie Wiesel's memories of the death of his family, the death of his own innocence, and his despair as a deeply observant Jew confronting the absolute evil of man.

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