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The First World War in German narrative prose

essays in honour of George Wallis Field

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Field, George Wallis.,
    • German fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Germany -- Literature and the war.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Charles N. Genno and Heinz Wetzel.
      ContributionsField, George Wallis., Genno, Charles N., 1934-, Wetzel, Heinz, 1935-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT405 .F5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 169 p. :
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4422183M
      ISBN 100802054900
      LC Control Number79026625

      The Cambridge Companion to the Modern German Novel 10 The First World War and its aftermath in the German novel michael minden He has published essays on a wide range of German prose, poetry and drama from to . A.P. Herbert was one of the first combatants to publish a novel about the war, The Secret Battle ().

      First World War Centenary Prose Collection Vol. II VARIOUS (-) This collection of non-fiction and fiction pieces is the second volume commemorating the First World War. The majority of the items, all chosen by the readers, are in English, but the .   World War I, international conflict that in –18 embroiled most of the nations of Europe along with Russia, the U.S., the Middle East, and other regions. It led to the fall of four great imperial dynasties and, in its destabilization of European society, laid the groundwork for World War II.

        World War I, also known as WWI (abbreviation), the First World War, the Great War, and "The War to End All Wars", was a global military conflict that took place mostly in Europe between and It left millions dead and re-shaped the modern world. The outcomes of World War I would be important factors in the development of World War II 21 .   With ambition and clarity Adam Tooze examines America's role in the global convulsion that was the first world war Ben Shephard Sun 1 Jun EDT First published on Sun 1 Jun EDT.


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The First World War in German Narrative Prose. Book Description: This collection of eight essays in honour of the distinguished Canadian Germanist G.W. Field shedS new light on specific problems. The First World War in German Prose after Some Samples –.

This collection of eight essays in honour of the distinguished Canadian Germanist G.W. Field treats themes in German narrative prose of the First World War, the pre-war era, and the earliest of the Weimar Republic. The aim of the book is not to present a comprehensive study of the field, but rather to shed new light on specific problems.

The essays are organized in the. His first book, In Stahlgewittern, appeared in It argued that Germany's suffering in WWI was as a prelude to a greater victory and rebirth for the nation. While not glorifying the soldierly bravery, Junger believed that the war was the first encounter in a forthcoming global conflict.

Introduction: End and Beginning↑. The First World War is an epic event in history that marks a deep rift in time. It divides the before and after, the end of an old and the emergence of a new epoch.

Stefan Zweig () called the pre-war world the "world of yesterday.". If few contemporary readers would place Graves alongside Larkin in the pantheon of 20th-century poets, though, fewer still would name him among the major poets of Author: Edmund Gordon.

The first part of Grass’s epic  Danzig Trilogy follows the lives of a German family before World War II from the perspective of Oskar, a young man holed up in an insane asylum. Published inwhen he was in his early thirties, Graves’ famously candid autobiography includes a harrowing account of his experiences with trench warfare in France during the First World : Molly Schoemann-Mccann.

The flashpoint comes in Bosnia on 28 Junewhen a Serbian nationalist assassinates the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary. This is a highly dramatic event, though less unusual then than now (since the turn of the century assassins have claimed the lives of a president of the USA, a king of Portugal and a king of Greece).

But it is. Konrad Jarausch. Updated April 9, am ET. My Father's Country. By Wibke Bruhns () Decades after Nazi armies began their march of conquest and genocide, the German "children of the Author: Konrad Jarausch. Between and there was a great explosion in the publishing of war prose – particularly in Britain, Germany and the USA.

The most successful of these works was Erich Maria Remarque’s novel All Quiet on the Western Front, first serialised in Germany in Laurie Lee, served on the Republican side (A Moment of War) George Orwell, served and wounded on the Republican side (Homage to Catalonia) Albert Prago, volunteer, served in the Abraham Lincoln XV International Brigade on the Republican side (Our fight: writings by veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, Spain, –) World War II.

She says this book, published 40 years after the war, represented the first Hebrew prose to focus on the experience of children of survivors -- and to use the term "second generation" to describe.

Alex Kershaw’s book tells the remarkable true story of a platoon of 18 young Americans led by a 20 year old First Lieutenant Lyle Bouck. In in the Ardennes Forest while greatly outnumbered, they held up the German’s last major offensive, /5().

The aftermath of the First World WarButler, C. Britling sees it throughBoeschenstein, H. The First World War in German prose after Responsibility: edited by Charles N.

Genno and Heinz Wetzel. More information: French equivalent / Équivalent français. Though not so famous as the battles of Tannenberg or the Marne, the fight between the French and German armies at Alsace and Lorraine marks the first battle of World War I. On August 7,a week before the Battle of Tannenburg and two weeks before the Battle of the Marne, the French army attacked the Germans at Mulhouse in Alsace/5(14).

The story of World War II seen through the eyes of regular German citizens. In this massive but thorough meditation, Stargardt (European History/Magdalen Coll., Oxford; Witnesses of War: Children’s Lives Under the Nazis,etc.) carefully avoids fixing blame on how the war affected both the attitudes and daily lives of German citizens.

Instead, the author. Her first novel, The Dark Tide, was published in A controversial novel of life (and sexism encountered) in Oxford, it was greeted with protest at Oxford University, where it was feared that the book would bring bad publicity.

World War I began inafter the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, and lasted until During the conflict, Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria and the. In this paper we present a discussion of the structure and functions of narrative in three German World War II soldier memoirs: Willy Peter Reese´s Mir selber seltsam fremd (/), Gottlob Herbert Biedermann´s Krim-Kurland mit der Infanterie-Division (), and Edgar Klaus´s Durch die Hölle des Krieges ().

Filed under: World War, America Here and Over There (New York and Cincinnati: Abingdon Press, c), by Luther Barton Wilson (illustrated HTML at ) Between St.

Dennis and St. George: A Sketch of Three Civilisations (London et al.: Hodder and Stoughton, ), by Ford Madox Ford (multiple formats at ). The war brought in its wake a crisis of authority of gargantuan proportions: political, economic, social, and, most strikingly, artistic.

In the postwar years every book was a war book whether it dealt with the war or not. The war cast its pall over everything.World War One: A Narrative.

After it started, nothing would ever be the same again. Millions and millions of able-bodied men were slaughtered or disabled for life in unimaginably sordid circumstances. Women suffered appallingly at the deaths of husbands, lovers, and sons--and their status, by the end of the fighting, had changed remarkably/5.Drawing on a wealth of first-hand testimony, The German War is the first foray for many decades into how the German people experienced the Second World War.

Told from the perspective of those who lived through it – soldiers, schoolteachers and housewives; Nazis, Christians and Jews – its masterful historical narrative sheds fresh and /5().