All Quiet on the Western Front is a novel by Erich Maria Remarque, a German veteran of World War I. The book describes the German soldiers’ extreme physical. Get this from a library! Pe frontul de vest, nimic nou. [Erich Maria REMARQUE; Eman CERBU]. Erich Maria Remarque (by), Maxwell Anderson (adaptation) | 3 more credits» .. in America) adapted from a novel by German author Erich Maria Remarque.

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Watch the Top Trailers of But it does make me wonder what a pro-war book would be like. Books by Erich Maria Remarque. Remarque publishes All Quiet on the Western Front”. He is thus the last of Paul’s close friends to die in battle. And what can possibly become of us? But, then I decided NO. He watches the man die, in pain for hours. Paul as Lewis Ayres John Wray I won’t say anything about the scene with Kat so as not to spoil it for those who haven’t read the book yet.


Talk about books that get under your skin. Stoc anticariat ce trebuie reconfirmat. They have had a go at practically everybody’s bread. Why didn’t I give it five stars? View all 26 comments. What man can truly understand war unless he has been through it himself? Yes, Remarque pulls this off remmarque.

In the final chapter, he comments that peace is coming soon, but he does not see the future as bright and shining maira hope. What a wonderful writer that can make you feel you are part of the story and portray such spectacular sense of time and place. The book describes the German soldiers’ extreme physical and mental stress during the war, and the detachment from civilian life felt by many of these soldiers upon returning home from He goes home on leave and everything is tainted with war.


People in this third world are of course external to Paul.

Pe frontul de vest nimic nou

Though I am in still water far away from its centre, I feel the whirl of the vortex sucking me slowly, irresistibly, inescapable into itself.

Examples of his other novels also internationally published are: Behn as Walter Browne Rogers. Whatever praise I can write about this book falls short of describing its greatness! What I Didn’t Like 1 The audio performance.

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What will happen afterwards? The Goodreads edition I selected has the same date and editor but my copy looks like this. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Along wi This book is short, but a must-have read for those understanding the humanity of war. Whether he writes of men or of inanimate nature, his touch is sensitive, firm, and sure.

We are all sensible of it; it needs veet words to communicate it. I will never again hear the platitude that “war is a deplorable necessity” without throwing up.

Nimic nou pe frontul de vest by Erich Maria Remarque (4 star ratings)

Robert Rossalso 19, decides to join the Canadian army due to the death of his sister and finds himself in the same trench as Paul. Paul later figures that the training taught by Himmelstoss made them “hard, suspicious, pitiless, and tough” but most importantly it taught them comradeship.


It is a must read. The story moves forward at lightning pace; and yet there is nuance and depth, too, in this short novel.

Unfortunately war will never go away.

A stinging reminder—yes, we apparently need one—every soldier is a human being with hopes, dreams, love, and peccadilloes, as well as a family and people who care deeply. But it is also perhaps the first great ant-war novel.

Suffering food shortages, political unrest, and a broken heart, Ernst undergoes a crisis that teaches him what there is to live for — and what he has that no one can ever take away.

Everything was very black and white, and the good guys always won out in the end. War brings out both sides frkntul the human character: A Very Short Introduction.

The fact that we were only twenty helped us to do that, even though it made other things so difficult. View all 28 comments.