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Erich Maria Remarque"s All quiet on the western front

Harold Bloom

Erich Maria Remarque"s All quiet on the western front

by Harold Bloom

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Remarque, Erich Maria, -- 1898-1970

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesAll quiet on the western front
    StatementHarold Bloom.
    SeriesBloom"s guides
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2635.E68 I664 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18267828M
    ISBN 109780791098301
    LC Control Number2008001209

    Remarque, Erich Maria This novel served as Remarques attempt to confront and ultimately rid himself of the graphic and haunting memories of his time serving in World War I. A novel with autobiographical overtones, "All Quiet on the Western Front" traces the evolution of one mans powerful antiwar sentiments. Hardcover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. For sale is a brand new facsimile (reproduction) dust jacket for the 1st Edition of All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque. No book is included in this listing, however we may have the original book available for sale in our store under a different listing.

    All Quiet on the Western Front is what you might have written had you fought in the war and lived to feel about it. Erich Maria Remarque was born in Osnabrück, Northern Germany and was sixteen when the fighting began.   Erich Maria Remarque, who was born in Germany, was drafted into the German army during World War I. Through the hazardous years following the war he worked at many occupations: schoolteacher, small-town drama critic, race-car driver, editor of a sports magazine. His first novel, All Quiet on the Western Front, was published in Germany in Brand: Random House Publishing Group.

    ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’: Groundbreaking book changed the view of first World War In a new introduction to All Quiet, historian Norman Stone argues the brutality of Erich Maria. One of the books that we read in our western and world civilization history courses is All Quiet on the Western Front (Im Westen nichts Neues, ) by Erich Maria Remarque (aka Erich Paul Remark, ), a German veteran of the First World War.. Remarque grew up in a rather typical, lower middle class environment in Germany and dabbled some with writing when he .


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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 what we find in All Quiet on the Western Front/5(K).

Following the overnight success of his landmark war protest novel, All Quiet on the Western Front, Remarque was able to indulge numerous sensualistic tastes and escape the mundane hometown that he so vividly describes in his prose.

Expunging his middle name — Paul — and replacing it with Maria, his mother's name, he immortalized the name. 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 what we find in All Quiet on the Western by: ERICH MARIA REMARQUE 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.

It will try simply to tell of a generationFile Size: KB. 64 rows  All Quiet on the Western Front (German: Im Westen nichts Neues) is a novel by. Erich Maria Remarque. COMMENTARY. Shaping the twentieth century.

Remarque was a great and popular writer for over four decades, but will be remembered always for his first gigantically influential novel, All Quiet on the Western Front. When we say "influential", we don't mean only in the book's influence on other authors (although it did set the standard for writing about war in.

Erich Maria Remarque, pseudonym of Erich Paul Remark, (born JOsnabrück, Ger.—died Sept. 25,Locarno, Switz.), novelist who is chiefly remembered as the author of Im Westen nichts Neues (; All Quiet on the Western Front), which became perhaps the best-known and most representative novel dealing with World War I.

Remarque was drafted into. An international bestseller, Erich Maria Remarque’s All Quiet on the Western Front was banned and burned in Nazi Germany. (© Richard Levine/Demotix/Corbis) By Patrick Sauer. Author: Patrick Sauer. Erich Maria Remarque, Writer: A Time to Love and a Time to Die.

The German novelist Erich Maria Remarque was born in Osnabrück in His first novel, the famous anti-war epic All Quiet on the Western Front (), was written based on his experiences as a soldier in WWI, and published in He moved to Switzerland until and later emigrated to the : Erich Maria Remarque.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 25 cm. Contents: Introduction / Harold Bloom --Remarque and other men of feeling / William K.

Pfeiler --Christ as doomed youth: Remarque's All quiet on the western front / Edwin M. Moseley --Two war novels: a critical comparison / Helmut Liedloff --The works of Ernst Jünger and Erich. Get this from a library.

Erich Maria Remarque's All quiet on the western front. [Harold Bloom;] -- Contains nine critical essays that analyze various aspects of Erich Maria Remarque's "All Quiet on the Western Front," and includes a chronology of Remarque's life and works.

An interview from the state archives in Osnabruck gives the reader some understanding of Remarque's reasons for writing All Quiet on the Western Front.

The author states: The author states: "It was through deliberate acts of self-analysis that I. The novel instantly became an international, critically acclaimed success. An American movie based on the book was released in After Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in Germany in the early s, the fiercely nationalistic Nazi regime attacked All Quiet on the Western Front and Remarque as unpatriotic.

Remarque made no attempt to resist. Among the books that the Nazis banned and burned was All Quiet on the Western Front, a novel published in by German writer and World War I veteran Erich Maria Quiet follows Paul Bäumer, a German soldier fighting in the first World War, and describes in brutal detail the war’s bloody horrors.

In the book’s epigraph, Remarque writes that the novel “will try. The novel instantly became an international, critically-acclaimed success. An American movie based on the book was released in After Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in Germany in the early s, the fiercely nationalistic Nazi regime attacked All Quiet on the Western Front and Remarque as unpatriotic.

Remarque made no attempt to. On JErich Maria Remarque, the author of the great World War I novel All Quiet on the Western Front, is born in Osnabruck, Germany. A student at. 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 what we find in All Quiet on the Western Front/5(2K). "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.

Paul Bäumer is lost, but he is not alone. Erich Maria Remarque’s novel All Quiet on the Western Front is a harrowing account of the human face of war and the poignant psychological wounds that inflict an entire generation. Now, 85 years after All Quiet on the Western Front was published, Erich Maria Remarque’s last novel – his final, damning word on the effects of war – is to be published in English for the Author: Dalya Alberge.

So it is hardly surprising that when the book appeared, it was widely dismissed as a botch, and a taint on the reputation of the revered author of All Quiet on the Western Front. Three decades later, inRemarque’s estate authorised a new German edition of the novel, based on a different version of the manuscript, which appeared under.

The, All Quiet On The Western Front Words | 6 Pages. On Janujust 10 years, 2 months, 18 days after the Great War, All Quiet on the Western Front, was published and it’s author was of a scarred man by the name of Erich Maria Remarque, who served in the German army during the first World War.All Quiet on the Western Front - Erich Maria Remarque The African Queen - C.

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