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Eight stories : tales of war and loss

Author: Erich Maria Remarque; Maria Tatar; Larry Wolff
Publisher: New York : Washington Mews Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From the haunting description of an abandoned battlefield to the pain of losing a loved one in the war to soldiers' struggles with what we now recognize as PTSD, the stories offer an unflinching glimpse into the physical, emotional, and even spiritual implications of World War I. In this collection, we follow the trials of naïve war widow Annette Stoll, reflect on the power of small acts of kindness toward a dying  Read more...
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Genre/Form: War stories
Fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erich Maria Remarque; Maria Tatar; Larry Wolff
ISBN: 9781479824854 1479824852 9781479888092 1479888095
OCLC Number: 1013997218
Language Note: Translated from German to English.
Notes: Seven of the eight short stories in this collection were originally published in Collier's magazine. The eighth story, Dreamt Last Night, was published in Redbook magazine. Translators were not credited but likely either A.W. Wheen or Denver Lindley.-- Adpated from "A note on the text."
Description: xlviii, 140 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: A note on the text --
Remarque at Collier's: writing about war for the American public in the 1930s / Maria Tatar and Larry Wolff --
The enemy --
Silence --
Where Karl had fought --
Josef's wife --
Annette's love story --
The strange fate of Johann Bartock --
On the road --
I dreamt last night.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Erich Maria Remarque ; introduction by Maria Tatar and Larry Wolff.

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Seven of the eight short stories in this collection were originally published in Collier's magazine. The eighth story, Dreamt Last Night, was published in Redbook magazine.  Read more...

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