Elie Wiesel

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How to Cite This SparkNote

Cargas, Harry James, ed. Telling the Tale: A Tribute to Elie Wiesel. St. Louis, MO: Time Being Books, 1993.

Dawidowicz, Lucy S. The War Against the Jews: 1933–1945. New York: Bantam Books, 1986.

Fine, Ellen S. Legacy of Night : The Literary Universe of Elie Wiesel. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1982.

Greenberg, Irving, and Alvin H. Rosenfeld, eds. Confronting the Holocaust: The Impact of Elie Wiesel. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1978.

Sibelman, Simon P. Silence in the Novels of Elie Wiesel. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1995.

Werblowsky, R. J., and Geoffrey Wigoder, eds. The Encyclopedia of the Jewish Religion. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1965.

Wiesel, Elie. All Rivers Run to the Sea: Memoirs. New York: Schocken Books, 1996.

———. Messengers of God: Biblical Portraits and Legends. New York: Simon & Schuster, reprint edition 1985.

Wieseltier, Leon. Kaddish. New York: Random House, 1998.

Young, James E. Writing and Rewriting the Holocaust. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1990.

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by rccarlson, July 16, 2013

The reason Night ends by leaving you with questions is because, as Moishe the Beadle said in the beginning, "there is a certain power in a question that is lost in the answer."


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by RangerActual, December 02, 2013

These notes need more detail over character's actions in the book, other than that. Good job.


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Date of Auschwitz Concentration Camp's Liberation

by Themastre234, February 19, 2015

It's wrong on the plot section of Night in Spark notes. Th date of liberation is January 27th 1945

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