Each of these novels is set in a critical time period (one is futuristic yet mimics many totalitarian regimes). To deepen the group's understanding, you must research something pertaining to the novel (author, theme, time period, the writing of this novel, etc.) and include a detailed explanation of the tie to the text with a citation of source and a complementary image. Please DO NOT simply copy the information, but instead synthesize the research in your own words with commentary. Add and properly cite 2 images to complement your post.
The time period takes place in the nineteen hundreds. This book takes place on a very tragic event, World War 2. World War 2 is the war went from 1939 to 1945. From those six years of war, many lives were lost. A major event that happened in World War 2 was the Holocaust which was a very sad moment in history. The Holocaust was when Jewish people, gypsies, etc. where targeted and enslaved. One of the main characters in Maus was the father also known as Vladek. He was one of many survivors. Threw out the beginning of the book and to page seventy two Vladek talks about his life, talking about how he joined the army but was captured, brought to camp, got transferred, and finally escaped back to his family. In the book the Jewish people including Vladek was drawn as mice, very innocent. The Nazis where drawn as cats,a very predator creature.The author wanted to make a imagery to the readers and succeeded.