All Quiet On The Western Front Summary

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All Quiet On The Western Front is a story about the terrors and adventures that soldiers faced during World War II. Specifically, this book is from the point of view of a German soldier, Paul Bäumer. Paul had just finished high school when he was sent to serve in the war with some of his good friends, Kropp, Müller, Leer, Tjaden, Katczinsky, and Detering. While on the front line, Paul and his friends are faced with the constant fear of not knowing if they’ll be able to go home alive or in a wooden box. Paul not only has to face the fear of the war, but when he gets a break to go back home for fourteen days, he discovers that his mom is weak and bed-sick with cancer. Also while at home, Paul’s fear and anxiety of the war grows due to all the

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