The Question and Answer section for Arms and the Man is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Arms and the Man is concerned foremost with the clash between knowledge and ignorance, or, otherwise stated, between realism and romanticism. Rainaand her fiancé Sergius are steeped in the romanticism of operettas and paperback novels. Bluntschli...
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Louka, the Petkoffs' beautiful and somewhat insolent maid, has trouble accepting her place in the household. He position in the household is at stake.