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The Plague

The first part of The Plague, by Albert Camus, begins in describing the large French port called Oran which is on the Algerian coast of Africa. The smug town is inhibited by people largely concerned with business. The normal flow of the town is abruptly interrupted by thousands of rats coming out of the sewers…

Disease,

Ethics,

Existence of God,

Fiction,

Health,

Holocaust,

Literature,

Medicine,

Novel,

Religion

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Pages: 7
Words: 1666

So Whats It All About

Susan Griffin’s “Our Secret” is a study in psychology. It is a look into the human mind to see what makes people do the things they do and in particular what makes people commit acts of violence. She isolates the first half of the twentieth century and in particular the era of the Second World…

Holocaust,

Politics,

Violence

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Words: 1387

The Museum of the Holocaust: From the Museum’s First Floor View to the Holocaust

My initial impression of the museum was that they should really invest in more elevators and stairways. There were so many people getting on and off the elevators and getting in each others way that I thought I would not have enough time to see all the exhibits. But once on the tour, I was…

Experience,

Holocaust

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Jerzy Kosinski Is a Polish-Romance Novelist

Jerzy Kosinski was born in Poland in 1933 to Russian parents who had fled the revolution. He was separated from his family when the Nazis invaded in 1939. For six years he wandered form village to village scorned by East European gypsies who feared his hawk like face and penetrating eyes. He survived German terror…

Books,

Culture,

Holocaust

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Words: 3592

Plaths Daddy Essays: Loss and Trauma Daddy Essa

  The repeated ‘You do not do’ of the first sentence suggests a speaker that is still battling a truth she only recently has been forced to accept. After all, this is the same persona who in an earlier poem spends her hours attempting to reconstruct the broken pieces of her ‘colossus’ father. After 30…

Holocaust,

Social Issues,

Violence

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Words: 501

Dachau

Exactly one month later the Legal Bulletin of the Reich No. 17 stated that articles 114, 115, 117, 118, 123, 124 and 153 were no longer valid. Freedom of speech, freedom of the press and the right to assemble were now restricted. Weeks went by and these articles were still not reinstated. Little did the…

Adolf Hitler,

Holocaust,

World History,

World War 2

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Words: 1493

Birkenau: The Concentration Camps Used In The Holocaust

I did reasearch on Birkenau, a concentration camp used in the Holocaust also know as Auschwitz. I chose this particular topic because, I thought it would be interesting to learn about the concentration camps used in the Holocaust. The two sources i used for my presentation is an internet site and the encarta encloypedia. The…

Holocaust,

Nazi Germany

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Words: 579

Book “The Contender”

In the beginning of the book Alfred was already a drop out of high school and working for Jewish people at a grocery store. He faced some problems with Major because he did not want to go rob the grocery store on Friday night. Major and his click beat him up for that. In the…

Fiction,

Holocaust,

Hope

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Words: 641

Anne Frank

Anne Frank was a Jewish girl who lived in Amsterdam during the time of the Holocaust. Her life is pretty normal. Her father is a successful buisness man, she has good grades, has a caring family, and is kinda popular. The problem is is that she does not have a real friend. Besides her cat,…

Books,

Fiction,

Holocaust,

Literature

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Words: 461

Steven Spielberg

As a kid in Phoenix, Steven Spielberg charged admission to his home movies while his sister sold popcorn. Although Spielberg excelled at making movies he was not a good student. He hated school and was one of the most unathletic students there. His movie making career began at the age of twelve when his father…

Holocaust

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