The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

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In May 1940, what happens to the Jewish population of Amsterdam?

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On May 10, Germany invaded the Netherlands (as well as Belgium and France), and everything changed for the Jews of Amsterdam. This was a couple of years before Anne Frank started her diary, so we do not know exactly how she and her family experienced this event from her point of view.

For the Jews in Amsterdam, this invasion ushered in a period of fear and uncertainty. At the time, there were as many as 80,000 Jews in the city,...

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