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Section Five

Section Five

Section Five

Section Five

As Night is a record of Wiesel’s feelings during the Holocaust, it is often seen as a work that offers no hope at all. Though it ends with Eliezer a shattered young man, faithless and without hope for himself or for humanity, it is Wiesel’s belief that there are reasons to believe in both God and humankind’s capacity for goodness, even after the Holocaust. One might argue that the very existence of Night demonstrates Eliezer’s continued belief in the importance of human life in general and his own life in particular. It would seem incongruous to write a memoir if, as Eliezer swears in Section Three, he has forever lost his will to live. The mere fact of writing Night seems to conflict with Eliezer’s hopelessness.

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Ending

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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Night

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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