Im westen nichts neues (1929 all quiet on the western front) by erich maria remarque, who served in the german army during world war i it was the first sound film (talkie) directed by lewis milestone. All quiet on the western front is told from the point of view of paul bäumer, a young soldier of 19paul and many of his friends were convinced to join the army because of kantorek, who was their teacher kantorek glorified war for the boys, but they soon realize that the allegiance and patriotism bring them nothing but death and destruction. In all quiet on the western front, by erich maria remarque, the story is being told by paul baumer, a german soldier, and his point of view of war along with his friends from school, kropp, muller, leer, kemmerich, and behm, they enlist into the german army with encouragement from their schoolmaster, kantorek.
The nature of warfare as depicted in erich maria remarque’s all quiet on the western front was a brutish and inhumane experience for soldiers on all sides of the front this novel, told from the point of view of paul baumer, a german soldier on the western front during wwi explores the grim. Full title all quiet on the western front (german: im westen nichts neues) author erich maria remarque type of work novel genres war novel, historical fiction, novel of social protest language german time and place written late 1920 s, berlin date of first publication 1928. 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.
All quiet on the western front (world war i) mar 15, 2014 by tony evans and erich maria remarque paperback all quiet on the western front by erich maria remarque (book analysis): detailed summary, analysis and reading guide book format audio cd audible audiobook kindle edition avg customer review. Synopsis this is an english language film (made in america) adapted from a novel by german author erich maria remarque the film follows a group of german schoolboys, talked into enlisting at the beginning of world war 1 by their jingoistic teacher. - horror of war exposed in erich maria remarque's all quiet on the western front erich maria remarque's all quiet on the western front is one of the greatest war novels of all time it is a story, not of germans, but of men, who even though they may have escaped shells, were destroyed by the war.
All quiet on the western front: summary, free study guides and book notes including comprehensive chapter analysis, complete summary analysis, author biography information, character profiles, theme analysis, metaphor analysis, and top ten quotes on classic literature. All quiet on the western front is a literary classic, and this roundup of the book's 21 best quotes reveal why published in 1929, author erich maria remarque used the novel as a means to deal with world war iseveral parts of the book are autobiographical. World war i - all quiet on the western front ppt introduction & film questions this purchase includes a power point presentation introducing the famous anti-war novel & film, “all quiet on the western front” by erich maria remarque five film clips are included to give the students an introduction to world war i and the book itself.
All quiet on the western front erich maria remarque buy it was through deliberate acts of self-analysis that i found my way back to my war experiences western critics were largely positive about his novel their words predating world war ii — a time when military leaders were optimistically predicting the end to international. All quiet on the western front by erich maria remarque home / literature / all quiet on the western front / seriously anti-war punch of all quiet on the western front one of the main aims of this book is to show war as being too cruel and too horrifically brutal to be glorified. All quiet on the western front is a world famous novel by erich maria remarque, in which he paints a vivid portrait of the horrors of war, inspired by his own experience in the first world war through the eyes of the young paul bäumer, the reader discovers the atrocities of an absurd conflict, as well as the solidarity and fraternity of the. All quiet on the western front is a fictional account of a german soldier’s experience in world war ialthough written and marketed as fiction, the novella relies heavily on the wartime experience of the author, erich maria remarque.
Theme analysis: the folly and deceit of war all quiet on the western front has a fiercely anti-war theme the trench warfare of world war i is shown to be a hell on earth that inflicts cruel deaths and senseless suffering on all who are caught up in it. A somewhat shocking turn of events, considering the movie was the highly anticipated adaptation of countryman erich maria remarque’s novel all quiet on the western front, the blockbuster novel. The novel all quiet on the western front, by erich maria remarque, is indeed an anti-war novel remarque, who was a soldier during world war i, tells the story of paul baumer, a man who is urged to.