The First World War in German Narrative Prose

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... Ausführliche Beschreibung

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Verfasserangabe: Heinz Wetzel, Charles N. Genno.
Format: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch
veröffentlicht: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2019]
Enthält: Frontmatter -- Contents -- Preface -- The Anatomy of Pre-War Society in Robert Musil's Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften / Genno, Charles N. -- Two Representative Expressionist Responses to the Challenge of the First World War: Carl Sternheim's eigene Nuance and Leonhard Frank's Utopia / Dierick, Augustinus P. -- The Sperber in Hesse's Demian / John, David -- War and the Destruction of Moral Principles in Arnold Zweig's Der Street um den Sergeanten Grischa and Erxiehung vor Verdun / Wetzel, Heinz -- Mynona versus Remarque, Tucholsky, Mann, and Others; Not So Quiet on the Literary Front / Kuxdorf, Manfred -- The Aftermath of the First World War: Christianity and Revolution in Alfred Doblin's November 1918 / Riley, Anthony W. -- Mr Britling Sees It Through, A View from the Other Side / Butler, Colin -- The First World War in German Prose after 1945: Some Samples - Some Observations / Boeschenstein, Hermann -- Publications of George Wallis Field -- Contributors -- Index
Frontmatter -- Contents -- Preface -- The Anatomy of Pre-War Society in Robert Musil's Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften / Two Representative Expressionist Responses to the Challenge of the First World War: Carl Sternheim's eigene Nuance and Leonhard Frank's Utopia / The Sperber in Hesse's Demian / War and the Destruction of Moral Principles in Arnold Zweig's Der Street um den Sergeanten Grischa and Erxiehung vor Verdun / Mynona versus Remarque, Tucholsky, Mann, and Others; Not So Quiet on the Literary Front / The Aftermath of the First World War: Christianity and Revolution in Alfred Doblin's November 1918 / Mr Britling Sees It Through, A View from the Other Side / The First World War in German Prose after 1945: Some Samples - Some Observations / Publications of George Wallis Field -- Contributors -- Index
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ISBN: 9781487595739
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