Erich maria remarque (born erich paul remark 22 june 1898 - 25 september 1970) was a german novelist who created many works about the horrors of war. Erich maria remarque is considered one of the most significant war novelists in contemporary literature in his works, he displayed his concern for the physical and spiritual effects of the first world war on a generation in germany born in osnabruck, germany on 22 june 1898, remarque came. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу all quiet on the western front: a novel для чтения в офлайн-режиме 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. Erich maria remarque all quiet on the western front translated from the german by a w wheen fawcett crest we are at rest five miles behind the front yesterday we were relieved, and now our bellies are full of beef and haricot beans. Novels about the war are never an easy reading combined with erich maria remarque detailed style and objective perspective, all quiet on the remarque's unique feature is that he managed to stay away from it and write a highly acclaimed yet realistic novel the protagonist of the story is a german.
All quiet on the western front is surely the most prominent anti-war book and book about world war 1 of all time the german author erich maria remarque. Barron's book notes erich maria remarque's all quiet on the western front born erich paul remark on june 22, 1898, he grew up in a roman catholic family in osnabruck in the province of westphalia, germany--a city in the northwest part of what is now west. All quiet on the western front, erich maria remarque's celebrated 1929 novel, depicts the emotional and brutal experience of world war i through kantorek never experienced life on the front or perhaps never fully understood the war he aimlessly supported the political cause he was told to.
- erich maria remarque's classic novel all quiet on the western front is based on world war i it portrays themes involving suffering, comradeship, chance and dehumanization the novel is narrated by paul, a young soldier in the german military, who fights on the western front during the great war. Erich maria remarque (erich paul remark's pseudonym), born in 1898 in germany and died in 1970 in switzerland, was one of the great authors the war through the eyes of a german voluntary soldier genre: novel reference edition: remarque, e m (unknown) all quiet on the western front. Author background erich remarque was drafted into the german army in 1916 when he was eighteen germany was then fighting the first world war he was wounded during the war later when the war was over, he decided to tell the public how dehumanizing war was. Erich maria remarque's all quiet on the western front, a novel set in world war i, centers around the changes wrought by the war on one young german soldier during his time in the war, remarque's protagonist, paul baumer, changes from a rather innocent romantic to a.
The men, answering their elders' calls to become national heroes, have lost their innocence on the battlefield and remain forever altered in belief and spirit paul baumer, the protagonists of erich remarque's all quiet on the western front utters these words signifying. Erich maria remarque long fiction analysis (survey of novels and novellas) in all quiet on the western front, erich maria remarque's most famous novel, the reader experiences events during world war i, from summer to fall, 1917, that reduce a military company of 150 men to only 32. All quiet on the western front takes place in germany where a group of young boys are first encouraged to join the military thinking that it would be a great adventure, they enlisted, not knowing the fate that lies before them remarque, erich maria: im westen nichts neues. All quiet on the western front erich maria remarque 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. And author erich maria remarque knew what he was talking about: he fought on the western front when he was eighteen years old, sustaining several yeah, we don't have enough fingers and toes to count all thereasons you should care about all quiet on the western front in fact, it would probably.
Author: erich maria remarque published: 1929 remarque chooses to start our the novel with this line which is a mini dedication and shout out to all those who suffered through battles during war. Read an in-depth analysis of paul bäumer stanislaus katczinsky - a soldier belonging to paul's company and paul's best friend in the army kat, as he is known, is forty years old at the beginning of the novel and has a family at home he is a resourceful, inventive man and always finds food, clothing. By: erich maria remarque see a complete list of the characters in all quiet on the western front and in-depth analyses of paul bäumer, kantorek, and corporal himmelstoss.
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Brief biography of erich maria remarque remarque was born into a family of modest means and attended the university of münster before being drafted into after the war, remarque worked as a sports reporter, race car driver, and teacher before publishing all quiet on the western front, which. 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. But erich remarque's text does not assume or argue for pacifism it simply enacts it as an appalled response to the daily efficiencies of it is this quiet, certain, yet exploratory demonstration of the utter inhumanity of war that constitutes the magnificence of all quiet on the western front as an anti-war. Erich maria remarque is one of the best known and most widely read authors of german literature in the twentieth century with the novel all quiet on the western front, first published in 1929, remarque attained world-wide recognition continuing today.