Easton Press ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT World War I
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All Quiet on the Western Frontby Erich Maria Remarque All Quiet on the Western Front (In German : Im Westen nichts Neues ) describes the German soldiers' extreme physical and mental duress during World War I, and the detachment from civilian life felt by many of these soldiers upon returning home from the front. The novel is a first person narrative of the anguish of war as encountered by a platoon of new recruits. The novel was first published in November and December 1928 in the German newspaper Vossische Zeitung and in book form in late January 1929.
During the "Great War" of 1914 to 1918, both the author of All Quiet on the Western Front and Paul B�umer, the protagonist of this novel, served in the German army from the age of eighteen until their discharge.New - Unread Condition No Bookplate or Previous Owner's Name Published by The Easton Press Norwalk, Connecticut with drawings by John Groth actual digital photos of the book Book Details: * Premium Black Full Leather * Silk Moire Endleaves * Distinctive Cover Design 22kt Gold * Hubbed Spine, Accented in Real 22KT Gold * Satin Ribbon Page Marker * Gilded Page Edges * Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper * Smyth-sewn ... read more