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The diary of Anne Frank : the critical edition

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Call NumberREF 949.2071 F82f
Sub-CollectionReference Collection
Dates1989; ©1989
Statement of Responsibilityprepared by the Netherlands State Institute for War Documentation ; introduced by Harry Paape, Gerrold van der Stroom, and David Barnouw ; with a summary of the report by the State Forensic Science Laboratory of the Ministry of Justice ; compiled by H.J.J. Hardy ; edited by David Barnouw and Gerrold van der Stroom ; translated by Arnold J. Pomerans and B.M. Mooyaart-Doubleday.
SummaryPrepared by the Netherlands State Institute for War Documentation, and now for the first time released in English, this ... volume includes: never-before published versions of the diary (Anne's original journal, her manuscript as she edited it, and the popular story with her father's revisions) ... ; biographies of The Frank family members ; the dramatic historical events following the family's discovery and arrest ; [and] scientific evaluations and photographic examples of Anne's handwriting and the paper she used, authenticating her writing of the diary during 1942–44. Book jacket
Contents
  • Foreword / the editors
  • "Originally from Frankfurt-am-Main" / Henry Paape
  • The arrest / Henry Paape
  • The betrayal / Henry Paape
  • Imprisonment and deportation / Henry Paape
  • The diaries, Het Achterhuis and the translations / Gerrold van der Stroom
  • The play / David Barnouw
  • Attacks on the authenticity of the diary / David Barnouw
  • Document examination and handwriting identification of the text known as The Diary of Anne Frank : summary of findings / H.J.J. Hardy
  • Afterword
  • On the presentation of the text / Gerald van der Stroom
  • Translator's note / Arnold J. Pomerans
  • The diaries of Anne Frank
  • Deletions and additions
Physical Description xi, 719 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 27 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York : Doubleday
Edition1st ed.
Notes
  • Translation of: Het Achterhuis
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • "Illustrated throughout with photographs and facsimiles" Book jacket