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His instructor, Moshe the Beadle, returns from a near-death experience and warns that Nazi aggressors will soon threaten the serenity of their lives. However, even when anti-Semitic measures force the Sighet Jews into supervised Night book analysis, Elie's family remains calm and compliant.
In spring, authorities begin shipping trainloads of Jews to the Auschwitz-Birkenau complex. Elie's family is part of the final convoy. In a cattle car, eighty villagers can scarcely move and have to survive on minimal food and water.
At midnight on the third day of their deportation, the group looks in horror at flames rising above huge ovens and gags at the stench of burning flesh. Guards wielding billy clubs force Elie's group through a selection of those fit to work and those who face a grim and improbable future.
Elie and his father Chlomo lie about their ages and depart with other hardy men to Auschwitz, a concentration camp. Elie's mother and three sisters disappear into Birkenau, the death camp. After viewing infants being tossed in a burning pit, Elie rebels against God, who remains silent.
Every day, Elie and Chiomo struggle to keep their health so they can remain in the work force. Sadistic guards and trustees exact capricious punishments. After three weeks, Elie and his father are forced to march to Buna, a factory in the Auschwitz complex, where they sort electrical parts in an electronics warehouse.
The savagery reaches its height when the guards hang a childlike thirteen year old, who dies slowly before Elie's eyes. Despairing, Elie grows morose during Rosh Hashanah services.
At the next selection, the doctor culls Chlomo from abler men. Chlomo, however, passes a second physical exam and is given another chance to live. Elie undergoes surgery on his foot. The Wiesels and their fellow prisoners are forced to run through a snowy night in bitter cold over a forty-two mile route to Gleiwitz.
Elie binds his bleeding foot in strips of blanket. Inmates who falter are shot. Elie prays for strength to save his father from death.
At a makeshift barracks, survivors pile together. Three days later, living on mouthfuls of snow, the remaining inmates travel in open cattle cars on a ten-day train ride to Buchenwald in central Germany.
Finally, only the Wiesels and ten others cling to life. In wooden bunks, Elie tries to nurse his father back to health. Gradually, the dying man succumbs to dysentery, malnutrition, and a vicious beating. Elie's mind slips into semi-delirium. When he awakens, Chlomo is gone.
Elie fears that he was sent to the ovens while he was still breathing. Resistance breaks out in Buchenwald. In April, American forces liberate the camp. Elie is so depleted by food poisoning that he stares at himself in a mirror and sees the reflection of a corpse.Night is the first in a trilogy—Night, Dawn, Day—marking Wiesel's transition during and after the Holocaust from darkness to light, according to the Jewish tradition of beginning a new day at nightfall.
Book Summary Bookmark this page Manage My Reading List His instructor, Moshe the Beadle, returns from a near-death experience and warns that Nazi aggressors .
This quote was from the book Night by Elie Wiesel illustrates the uncertainty of Jews during World War II. The book memoirs Wiesel’s unforgettably experiences when he was taken from his home in Sighet, Hungary to Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald concentration camp. Night Literary Analysis Close your eyes. Now. Night is a work by Elie Wiesel, published in English in The book is about his experience with his father in the Nazi German concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald in –, at the height of the Holocaust toward the end of the Second World webkandii.com just over pages of sparse and fragmented narrative, Wiesel writes . Night Plot Summary. Night begins in , when, the narrator of the story, Elie, is twelve years old. Having grown up in a little town called Sighet in Transylvania, Elie is a studious, deeply religious boy with a loving family consisting of his parents and three sisters.
The night before Eliezer's father passes away, an SS officer beats the dying man on the head. Eliezer is unable to cry or mourn.
He spends another two and a half months at Buchenwald in a daze before the Nazis begin another prisoner evacuation. Nov 22, · An analysis of Wiesel’s key literary works, including Night, Dawn, and The Accident.
Night receives extended discussion in chapter 2. Fine, Ellen S. Legacy of Night. From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Night Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays.
Here's where you'll find analysis about the book as a whole, from the major themes and ideas to analysis . Night is a work by Elie Wiesel, published in English in The book is about his experience with his father in the Nazi German concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald in –, at the height of the Holocaust toward the end of the Second World webkandii.com just over pages of sparse and fragmented narrative, Wiesel writes .