Essays Tagged: "Kemmerich"

"All Quiet on the Western Front" by Paul Baumer

ead men but eventually agrees to do so; the men thus enjoy a large meal. Paul and his friends visit Kemmerich, a former classmate who has recently had a leg amputated after contracting gangrene. Kemme ... after contracting gangrene. Kemmerich is slowly dying, and Muller, another former classmate, wants Kemmerich's boots for himself. Paul doesn't consider Müller insensitive; like the other soldier ...

(5 pages) 31 1 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

All Quite On The Western Front Study Guide For Ch1

l gossip-shops and common-rooms) or (very open or public) 6) Müller Brought boots to Kemmerich; what did the orderlies tell them that made him wish he hadn't? He had lost his foot. The ...

(1 pages) 341 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

All Quiet On The Western Front

ches. Some of the soldiers were shell-shocked because of the constant bombing.When one of the kids, Kemmerich, is wounded, he gets taken to a hospital where there are lots of wounded. Some soldiers ha ... ounded. Some soldiers have amputated body parts in order to survive. It isn't a pretty sight. While Kemmerich is in the hospital, Müller, another of the kids, ask for his pair of boots. The boots ...

(3 pages) 22 1 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

All quiet on the western front

, and play cards. They do not talk about their narrow survival during their last trip to the front. Kemmerich, one of Paul's classmates and a member of the Second Company, is in the hospital with a th ... torek often writes letters to them filled with the empty phrases of patriotic fervor.They go to see Kemmerich, who is unaware that his leg has been amputated. Paul discerns from his sallow skin that K ...

(45 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

All quiet on the western front

, and play cards. They do not talk about their narrow survival during their last trip to the front. Kemmerich, one of Paul's classmates and a member of the Second Company, is in the hospital with a th ... torek often writes letters to them filled with the empty phrases of patriotic fervor.They go to see Kemmerich, who is unaware that his leg has been amputated. Paul discerns from his sallow skin that K ...

(45 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT

changes obvious through the need for survival is shown clearly when they visit their dying comrade; Kemmerich who lies in a hospital bed. Muller finds Kemmerich's very comfortable boots, which he will ... mfortable boots, which he will no longer need as his foot has been amputated. Muller decides to ask Kemmerich if he will be needing the boots, as his are in bad condition. After this unsuccessful atte ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Sociology

stoss. Many of Paul's classmates die or are injured shortly after reaching the front, notably Franz Kemmerich. For Paul and his classmates, the army has become an expression of patriotic duty instead ... , accepting a numbness that he experiences as cynicism and despair." After suffering a light wound, Kemmerich contracts gangrene, and his leg has to be amputated. His death, in Chapter Two, marks the ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art