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The Resource All quiet on the western front, Erich Maria Remarque ; translated from the German by A.W. Wheen

All quiet on the western front, Erich Maria Remarque ; translated from the German by A.W. Wheen

Label
All quiet on the western front
Title
All quiet on the western front
Statement of responsibility
Erich Maria Remarque ; translated from the German by A.W. Wheen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Tells the story of Paul B̈äumer, a soldier who joined the German army shortly after the start of World War I. B̈äumer arrives at the Western front with his friends and meets Stanislaus Katczinsky, an older soldier, nicknamed Kat, who becomes Paul's mentor. Tells of the conditions in which the soldiers find themselves -- the brutality of war. The monotony between battles, the constant threat of artillery fire, the struggle to find food, and the overarching role of random chance in the lives and deaths of the soldiers are described in detail
Member of
Summary
The testament of Paul Baumer, who enlists with his classmates in the German army of World War I, illuminates the savagery and futility of war
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
051705
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1970
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Remarque, Erich Maria
Dewey number
833/.9/12
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.R2818
  • PT2635.E68
LC item number
Al20
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1897-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wheen, A. W
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Soldiers
  • Germany
  • Germany
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Military campaigns
  • Soldiers
  • Germany
  • Western Front (World War (1914-1918))
Target audience
adult
Label
All quiet on the western front, Erich Maria Remarque ; translated from the German by A.W. Wheen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Im Westen nichts Neues
  • Reprint of the 1929 ed. published by Putnam, London
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm02125054
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9780316739924
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
75020340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2125054
Label
All quiet on the western front, Erich Maria Remarque ; translated from the German by A.W. Wheen
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Im Westen nichts Neues
  • Reprint of the 1929 ed. published by Putnam, London
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm02125054
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9780316739924
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
75020340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2125054

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