All Quiet Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque

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All All Quiet Western Front book on the Western Front Translated from the German by A. WHEEN FAWCETT CREST This book is to be neither an accusation nor a confession, and least of all an adventure, for death is not an adventure to those who stand face to face with it.

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out of 5 stars Kindle $ $ 99 $ $ Paperback $ $ Get it as soon as Mon, May FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. All Quiet on the Western Front is narrated by Paul Bäumer, a young man of nineteen who fights in the German army on the French front in World War I.

Paul and several of his friends from school joined the army voluntarily after listening to the stirring patriotic speeches of their teacher, Kantorek. But after experiencing ten weeks of brutal training at the hands of the petty, cruel Corporal.

All Quiet on the Western Front is a novel by Erich Maria Remarque that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. The record of several schoolmates who represent a generation destroyed by the dehumanization of World War I's trench warfare, All Quiet on the Western Front tells of their enlistment in the army at the urging of their teacher, Kantorek, whose wisdom they Bäumer, a sensitive teenager, serves as central intelligence, the prototypical young infantryman whose youth is snatched away.

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All Quiet on the Western Front Translated from the German by A. WHEEN FAWCETT CREST This book is to be neither an accusation nor a confession, and least of all an adventure, for death is not an adventure to those who stand face to face with it.

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The book describes the German soldiers' extreme physical and mental stress during the war 4/5(10K). All Quiet on the Western Front Summary. Get ready for one of the most searing, upsetting anti-war books you'll ever read. The novel opens behind the German lines of the Western Front in World War I during the summer of We meet Paul, Tjaden, Müller, Albert and a few other young guys, all of whom volunteered to be soldiers and are just now beginning to question the wisdom of the.

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Narrated by Paul Bäumer, a young man fighting on the French front, Erich Maria Remarque’s “All Quiet on the Western Front” describes the extreme circumstances of the German soldiers of the First World War. Paul and his friends volunteered to join the army after being swept up by the patriotic speeches of their : Random House Publishing Group.

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First published as a novel inAll Quiet on the Western Front tells the story of a group of young German soldiers who are enduring, and then coming to terms with, the realities of the First World War.

At the age of 19, following the outbreak of the First World War, Paul Bäumer enlists in the German Army. All Quiet on the Western Front – Erich Maria Remarque Brian Murdoch, the translator, has given us in his Afterword an excellent starting point for discussing this book. I refer to it as a ‘book’ because to call it a novel suggests something less horrific in terms of subject matter than /5(K).

Considered by many the greatest war novel of all time, All Quiet on the Western Front is Erich Maria Remarque's masterpiece of the German experience during World War I. I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow This is the testament of Paul Bäumer, who enlists with his classmates in 4/5(29).

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About All Quiet on the Western Front. Considered by many the greatest war novel of all time, All Quiet on the Western Front is Erich Maria Remarque’s masterpiece of the German experience during World War I.

I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow.

Editions for All Quiet on the Western Front: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperb. Chapter 2 of the novel All Quiet on The Western Front with a slideshow of photos from the War. The closed caption will include the actual text from the book, so enable that feature to read along.

Troublesome and irritating to peruse, it all things considered is an account of how war is unpleasant, and ideally why the recounting it might help discourage future wars.

Rating /5. This book All Quiet on the Western Front PDF is loaded up with direct scenes into the life of a trooper on the war front. The depictions are so striking and. In “All Quiet on the Western Front”, Remarque used his knowledge and memories of World War I to write a moving novel about a young soldier serving in the war.

The book was a success and Remarque followed it with “The Road Back” in After the publication of his forth novel, Remarque moved to Porto Ronco, Switzerland. "All Quiet on the Western Front" is a literary classic, and this roundup of the book's best quotes reveal hed inauthor Erich Maria Remarque used the novel as a means to deal with World War l parts of the book are : Esther Lombardi.

All Quiet on the Western Front was one of the key books of its generation. In the late 20s and early 30s there were very few in the US or Europe who hadn’t read the book, or seen the justly famous film version, directed by Lewis Milestone, which starred Lew Ayres as Paul.

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Erich Maria Remarque's novel is so powerful you can almost perfectly picture how living in the war was like and what the trench conditions were like. Last updated by Aslan on 1/30/ PM All Quiet on the Western Front in what tone of voice do you think paul saying himmelstoss ought to have been successful students of his method do you think that paul and the others reduce themselves level by beating him.

All Quiet on the Western Front | Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the : Ballantine Books."All quiet on the western front" "Nothing much to report today" "Quiet day over here" "Lots of battles happening today".

Erich Maria Remarque`s book "All Quiet on the Western Front". Gives a very vivid account of the Great War through the eyes of the German soldier.

I found the book very compatable to Robert Graves "Goodbye to all that". Remarque describes the school education in Germany at the time as Graves does the English.5/5(5).

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