Argumentative Essay On Night By Elie Wiesel

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In the book Night a memoir by Elie Wiesel, Wiesel recounts the story of his time as a Jewish prisoner in the Nazi concentration camps Auschwitz and Birkenau and delves into the horror which occurred. Throughout the book, Wiesel and other prisoners participate in many things that weren't necessary for their survival. Most of these “anomalies” were practicing religion and were done to support each inmate mentally, strengthen their resolve, and gain more security in their faith. Firstly, in Night Wiesel tells us about two Jewish boys around his age he became friends with in the early days of his labor in the camp. As fellow Jews and proficient speakers of Hebrew, the three boys would frequently hum or sing Hebrew songs while working.
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