Cila Liberman A knock at the door. On the threshold stood a dusty man with a long beard, his eyes red from the dust and the wind, but radiating goodness and love. ‘Father!’ we shrieked together. He hugged us tightly and wept. That was the first time I saw Father cry. ‘Father! Why do you have a beard? Why are you so dusty? Why are your eyes red? Why? Why?’" "‘The war has started,’ replied my father. The words sounded like a bell tolling bad news. He said it slowly, enunciating each syllable separately. He didn’t speak – he wept." this relates becuase just like elie alot of jews have there own stories to tell.
This discussion guide recounts the war-time experiences of three child survivors. These survivors speak for their friends and siblings—the one-and-a-half million children who were murdered during the holocaust in the story and i the story Night a child got hanged and the next day the food taste like corpses.
nicholas winton has rescues 669 children he worked as a stock broker and in the evening continued his effort by afternoon to getting the children out of the country and into Britain where there funded the transport to get them there and have families that would look after them. it relates to the story becuase it represents the good people can do as well as the badand in the story there is people trying to help the jews.
this link describes and talk about the children who lived and died during the holocaust and what the germans have done.
this relates to the book because it shows the true brutality the nazis done. It is estimated that 1.5 million children were murdered during the Holocaust,