Mariette Job

Mariette Job grew up hearing about her aunt Helene. She read her diary very young and it is thanks to her unrelenting efforts that it was finally published in France just a few years ago.
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Will there ever have been many people who, at the age of twenty-two, were aware that they could suddenly lose all their potential – I feel unembarrassed saying that I feel I have immense potential, since I think of it as a gift, not as something I own – that it could all be taken away from them, and not rise up in revolt? – Helene Berr No memoirs or history books have the impact of first person accounts written in the thick of the action. None is more poignant than He...