TITLE

On Modern Western Antiwar Literature

AUTHOR(S)
ROSENWALD, LAWRENCE
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Raritan;Summer2014, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p155
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism is presented of several works of literature, including the book "All Quiet on the Western Front," by Erich Maria Remarque, the poem "Waking Early Sunday Morning," by Robert Lowell and the book "Die Waffen nieder! (Lay Down Your Arms!)," by Bertha von Suttner. Particular focus is given to critiquing Western antiwar literature.
ACCESSION #
98043279

 

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