Remarque


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Remarque

Erich Maria . 1898--1970, US novelist, born in Germany, noted for his novel of World War I, All Quiet on the Western Front (1929)

Remarque

 

in engraving, a small design etched on the margins of a plate. The remarque is often not related to the subject of the engraving. Remarques are used to test the etching tool while working on an engraved plate. They sometimes acquire an independent artistic significance, supplementing the principal representation.

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Chronicling the German war and its events, Remarque directs his hilarious condemnation on the war and as much against the military authorities for the mental torture they place on the helpless lads who fight on the front.
L'auteur affirme que lors du XXe siecle on remarque une continuite avec le siecle precedent, avec l'etablissement de nouvelles conceptions de la traduction mises en place par les penseurs allemands et importees en France a travers Madame de Stael.
Hersey wrote more than a decade after the war ended, and, like Remarque, he expresses a postwar mood.
This intention to reread Remarque might never have been realized and I might just have forgotten about the whole thing, had I not received an unexpected prompt.
In The Representation of War in German Literature, Elisabeth Krimmer offers a series of essays on war in works by Schiller, Kleist, Junger, Remarque, Boll, Grass, Handke, and Jelinek.
Titles include All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque, Life of Pi by Yann Martel, Rachel's Holiday by Marian Keyes and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark.
All quiet on the western front, by Erich Maria Remarque.
For part of Murdoch's mission--not too strong a word--is precisely to rescue Remarque from his status as a one-book author.
In this lesser-known work written in 1945 Remarque skillfully captures the atmosphere in Paris as the inevitability of an approaching war looms.
A book-plate with a remarque is more valuable as they are rarer.
Le Comite de defense a indique avoir remarque, depuis la mise en place de ces mesures, d'importants changements dans la configuration des echanges (exportations de la Republique populaire de Chine, d'Indonesie et du Sri Lanka vers la Communaute).