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The Forgotten FrontThe Eastern Theater of World War I, 1914 - 1915$
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Gerhard P. Gross

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780813175416

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: May 2019

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813175416.001.0001

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All Quiet on the Eastern Front

All Quiet on the Eastern Front

German Literature and the Eastern Front of the First World War

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The Forgotten Front

Eva Horn

University Press of Kentucky

After reviewing aspects of Germany and Austria-Hungary’s political dispositions regarding the eastern front, Peter Hoeres examines the Central Powers’ cultural perceptions of their Slavic enemies. Adducing evidence from numerous sources including German soldiers’ published letters, journalists’ writings, and the works of cultural commentators, the chapter analyzes stereotypes of the “barbaric” peoples of the east.

Keywords:   Central Powers, heterostereotypes, autostereotypes, eastern front of World War I, Slavs

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