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Scroll of Agony: The Warsaw Diary of Chaim A. Kaplan EPUB Scroll Of Agony The Warsaw Diary Of Chaim A Kaplan Author Chaim Aron Kaplan Jwdfitness.co.uk Smuggled Out Of The Ghetto And Carefully Preserved In A Kerosene Can On A Farm Outside Warsaw, Chaim Kaplan S Diary, Originally Recorded In Beautiful, Disciplined Hebrew Script, Is A Detailed Eyewitness Report Of The Nazi Occupation Of Warsaw And A Unique Account Of The Destruction Of The Jewish Communities Of Poland Scroll Of Agony Begins On September 1, 1939, As The Author, A Respected Educator, Describes The Nazi Blitzkrieg That Stunned The World It Ends In August 1942, When Kaplan Realized That The Nazi Noose Was Around His Neck Kaplan S Remarkably Objective Account Of The Politics Of Occupation Depicts A World Of Starvation And Forced Labor, Of Capricious Death And Planned Mass Murder Yet His Orderly Script Also Conveys A World In Which The Struggle For Survival Included Spiritual Resistance Conducting Services Behind Drawn Shades, Struggling To Keep The Schools Open, And Holding On To The Rich Fabric Of Communal Life In Defiance Of The Strongest Force Of Dehumanization That The World Has Ever Seen.

10 thoughts on “Scroll of Agony: The Warsaw Diary of Chaim A. Kaplan

  1. says:

    Harrowing, great Your efforts were not wasted Mr Kaplan, your diary made it Thank you.

  2. says:

    A Searing Account of Life in the Warsaw Ghetto None of the Holocaust diaries make for easy reading Of these painful eyewitness accounts, perhaps none is searing than that of Chaim Aaron Kaplan, the one time principal of a Hebrew school in Warsaw until his academy was shut down and banned by the Nazis and Kaplan banished to that city s notorious Ghetto App

  3. says:

    Scroll of Agony is a very appropriate title It is agonising to read but as the author himself states, this diary is source material for the future historian Jan 16, 1942 I have read a few holocaust memoirs but this has a different feel, a very heavy tone I think it is because it is a diary and not a survival account and it is peppered with biblical allusions Her

  4. says:

    This is a very intellectual and impersonal chronicle of the life in the Warsaw Ghetto There s very little personal detail, very little mention of day to day detail The author concerns himself with the news stories, the rumours Thus about 80% of his writing is about the Nazis It s understandable he should give such constant vent to his horror and indignation at the sto

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