Night is a memoir by Elie Wiesel that was first published in 1960. Read a plot overview of the entire book or an in-depth analysis of Eliezer.


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See a complete list of the characters in Night and in-depth analyses of Eliezer, Shlomo, and Moishe the Beadle. Also, read an analysis of the relationship between Eliezer and his father, Shlomo.

Literary Devices

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Further Study

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