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An interrupted life: the diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941-1943

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Pantheon Books,
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1st American ed.

For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman in the midst of World War II. In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, sympathy, and almost impossible gallantry were themselves a form of inner resistance. The adult counterpart to Anne Frank, Hillesum testifies to the possibility of awareness and compassion in the face of the most devastating challenge to one's humanity. She died at Auschwitz in 1943 at the age of twenty-nine.

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subject_facet Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Netherlands -- Personal narratives, Jews -- Netherlands -- Biography
title_display An interrupted life : the diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941-1943
title_full An interrupted life : the diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941-1943 / introduced by J.G. Gaarlandt ; translated from the Dutch by Arno Pomerans
title_short An interrupted life :
title_sub the diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941-1943
topic_facet Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jews