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  • All Quiet On The Western Front

    “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 generation of men who, even though they may have escaped shells, were destroyed by the war.” ~~epigraph ...

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  • All Quiet On The Western Front

     All Quiet on the Western Front All Quiet on the Western Front could definitely be considered an anti-war novel. The changes the characters in the novel subjected themselves to throughout the book allow the reader to view the negative effects soldiers went through during, as well...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    1914, that was reality for the soldiers of World War I. the author Eric Maria Remarque used these visions and facts in hi novel titled All Quiet on the Western Front. The question to be answered is; did the characters and setting of this novel deeply portray the time period of World War I or did Remarque...

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  • All Quiet On The Western Front

    The book "All Quiet on the Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque is set in a time of sorrow and discovery. WW1 bore some of the first advanced weaponry because of the allies necessity for greater protection from the enemies. That was a huge leap into what was to come in later wars as this artillery...

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  • All Quiet On The Western Front

    taught that duty to one's country is the greatest thing, we already knew that death-throes are stronger. But for all that we were no mutineers, no deserters, no cowards--they were very free with all these expressions. We loved our country as much as they; we went courageously into every action; but also we...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    What Has War Made Me? War can do many horrible things to its soldiers, but it can also save them from themselves. All Quiet on the Western Front written by Erich Maria Remarque is a testament of Paul Bäumer. He and seven classmates enlist in World War I. They experience and witness unspeakable violence...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    that I can confront them without fear" (Chapter 12). These final, melancholy thoughts occur just before his young and untimely death. In All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque creates Paul Bäumer to represent a whole generation of men who are known to history as the "lost generation." Eight...

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  • All quiet on the western front

    Paul and the other members of the Second Company are resting after being relieved from the front lines. When they went to the front, their company contained one hundred and fifty men. Only eighty returned. The quartermaster requested rations for a full company, but on the last day, they suffered a heavy...

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    Alternate Ending of “All Quiet on the Western Front” TWELVE It is autumn in Germany. In 1918, the First World War is upon us. Upon me, as I am the last of seven members in my class. My leader, my friend, has been killed not too long ago. However, that has driven me closer to victory. They all talk of violence...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    and strike at the enemy with his dagger, fatally wounding the soldier. In a later chapter, Paul explains why he reacted so quickly. War has turned all the soldiers into "unthinking animals in order to give us the weapon of instinct." This primal instinct is one of survival; it is the only thing that...

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    ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT The novel All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque was about a young man of nineteen who fights in the German army on the French front in World War I. The solider, Paul Baumer tells us of the fun he endures along with the hardships of war demonstrating...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    Kosch Bradford Period 3 March 13, 2013 “All Quiet On the Western Front” Book Review “All quiet on the western front” was a war story of a young man’s life during World War 1. The book was told from a different perspective then war books I have previously read before; it showed the German soldiers...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    The book, All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque can be identified with many themes. Whether the theme is loyalty to friends, the unbelievable suffering at the hands of other human beings, or the beauty of nature in contrast to the horrors of war, none of those are as fitting as the theme:...

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  • All quiet on the western front

    Generation All Quiet on The Western Front is an autobiographical novel written by German WWI veteran Erich Maria Remarque and was published in 1928. What makes this novel so unique and enticing is Remarque’s personal insight on the war which comes from his experiences in WWI. Remarque wrote All Quiet on the...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    All Quiet on the Western Front Paul Baumer leaves for the western front a young boy, but as All Quiet on the Western Front goes on, Paul becomes more of a soulless soldier. Multiple events while fighting for Germany caused Paul to become this way. He began pushing away his family, friends, everyone...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT In the book All Quiet on the Western Front the main character and narrator Paul describes the war as not fighting for his country but fighting for his own survival. This theme has been repeatedly outspoken in the book because Paul and the other characters...

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  • All Quiet On the Western Front

    All Quiet on the Western FrontAll Quiet on the Western Front Written by Erich Maria Remarque is a novel about young men who are fighting in the German army on the French front in World War I. The story expresses life in the war from the view point of Paul Baumer a young German soldier fighting for...

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  • All Quiet in the Western Front

    We watch a film entitled “All Quiet in the Western Front” which was all about World War I. The first world war started because of the assassination of Austria's Archduke Franz Ferdinand in June 28, 1914 in Sarajevo by Gavrilo Princip, but the war officially started a month after the assassination, in...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    Remarque’s tone for All Quiet on the Western Front, is overwhelming. Remarque explains how war is a tragedy and that people die. Soldier in war make friends and the friends may live through war, but most people that go to war die.Remarque explains how soldiers in war can lose all hope and may not have...

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  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    Francois Fenelon once said, “All wars are civil wars because all men are brothers” (BrainyQuotes). Every man no matter what country he is from is interrelated. Whether someone is Christian or Catholic, they both believe in God; whether an American is Democratic or Republic they both agree on a democracy...

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