Margot by Jillian Cantor

By Jillian Cantor

Anne Frank has lengthy been an emblem of bravery and wish, yet there have been sisters hidden within the annex, younger Jewish women, one a cultural icon made well-known by way of her released diary and the opposite, approximately forgotten.

within the spring of 1959, The Diary of Anne Frank has simply come to the silver display to nice acclaim, and a tender girl named Margie Franklin is operating in Philadelphia as a secretary at a Jewish legislation company. at the floor she lives a quiet existence, yet Margie has a mystery: a existence she as soon as lived, a previous and a faith she has denied, and a kinfolk and a rustic she left behind.

Margie Franklin is actually Margot Frank, older sister of Anne, who didn't die in Bergen-Belsen as stated, yet who as a substitute escaped the Nazis for the United States. yet now, as her sister turns into a world icon, Margie’s rigorously developed American lifestyles starts to crumble. a brand new dating threatens to overhaul the younger love that sustained her in the course of the warfare, and her earlier and current start to collide. Margie is compelled to return to phrases with Margot, with the folks she enjoyed, and with a lifestyles swept up into the process heritage.

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6 Introduction Historians have been discussing the question of a change in the functions of the military in an industrialized war: the findings of the present volume, with its supporting sources, provide new stimuli in this area. e. with an integrated overall study of all factors vital to the state’s offensive and defensive warfare. Such exceptions as the Third Supreme Army Command in the final phase of the First World War or Groener’s reflections under the special conditions of the latter years of the Weimar Republic merely confirm the rule that the military leadership perceived its task predominantly to lie in the area of directing a ‘weapons war’.

The fact that time and again certain lessons from the First World War are seen as development-determining factors reinforces a tendency, already present in historical research, to view and interpret the span of the two world wars in the first half of our century as a unity. In political historiography this aspect, in so far as it is concerned with the position of Europe and its states in the world, has long been a matter of course. Military historiography suggests that the same analysis can advantageously be applied to the interpretation of numerous domestic-policy and economic-policy problems.

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