Summary Of ' Night By Elie Wiesel

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Night by Elie Wiesel Chapter Summary and Analysis Chapter 1 Sighet, Hungary Main Character - Elie Wiesel Son Romanian His father is a shopkeeper Has 3 sisters One of them is younger Two of them are older Jewish Scholar of sorts (loves to learn) Hasidic Judaism (super jewish) (with all the tassels and strict rules about eating) Studies the jewish mysticisms What they call the talmud the body of Jewish civil and ceremonial law and legend comprising the Mishnah and the Gemara. There are two versions of the Talmud: the Babylonian Talmud (which dates from the 5th century AD but includes earlier material) and the earlier Palestinian or Jerusalem Talmud. Sort of like their tora but not And in the cabala the ancient Jewish tradition of…show more content…
Curfew set to 6 Cover windows Forced into 2 ghettos Ghettos were surrounded by barbed wires The cage Treated like animals Elie lives on Serpent street Serpent symbolism of evil Housed German exiles Normalization of evil Trying to justify Officer Stern Calls chromo to a meeting Comes back at midnight Says that their family is going to be deported Many people think that they are going to the brick factories Morning Inspector comes Warns of danger Making food for their trip Forced out of house Beaten in the town Monday They fast They believe that they are being deported tomorrow They are shown to a house in the gehtto Saturday Wiesel family are deported Image of cattle cars Lams to slaughter Chapter 2 3 days of crowded spaces Still on train Stopped at Kaschau , Czechoslovakia Germans threaten everyone on the train that if they

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