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All Quiet on the Western Front Lesson Plan

Relationship to Other Books

There are numerous novels by Erich Maria Remarque; some to consider are Three Comrades: A Novel of Germany Between the Wars (1936), Arch of Triumph: A Novel of a Man Without a Country (1945), and The Black Obelisk (1956). 

Consider other narratives told from the perspective of a soldier fighting in World War I, such as German veteran Ernst Jünger's 1920 memoir Storm of Steel, French WWI veteran Henri Barbusse's 1916 novel Under Fire, and The Good Soldier Švejk (1921) by Jaroslav Hašek and Josef Lada (illustrator), an illustrated satire about a Czech soldier in the Austrian army during WWI. 

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