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N a small town and has a marvellous time But when he gets to the trenches where death and mindless destruction are the everyday Schlump Geschichten eBook #180 he starts to Ges Schlump is a WWI novel kind of a cross between All uiet on the Western Front and The Good Soldier vejk Horrific battle scenes alternate with some very funny picaresue tales Grimm can go from the poetic like this description of autumnSummer was long past and autumn too It was that time of year when you couldn t tell if winter had arrived yet At times a humid wind rustled the treetops the bushes dripped with the perpetual fog door handles were wet and thick drops of water fell incessantly from gutters on to the streetTo the horrific as in this scene from the trenchesSchlump pictured himself back in the trenches surrounded by dead soldiers in pools of their own blood Lying on their stomachs they turned their heads to look at him As he fled he came across ever green faces staring into his eyes He had to stumble over horrifically mutilated bodies and everywhere before him the ground crumbled away exposing mass graves where men rotted and decayed in their thousands He waded through these bodies some of which were still moving having been buried alive Worms crawled out of others and up his boots Dying men staggered towards him with terrible injuries and lay down at his feetVery readable very enjoyable and a fantastic story of trench warfare and all the insanity of WWI Highly recommended and a book deserving to be read and known

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Schlump Geschichten und Abenteuer aus dem Leben des unbekannten Musketiers Emil Schulz genannt 'Schlump' von ihm selbst erzählt

Chichten und Abenteuer aus dem PDFEPUB or understand something about war Funny brutal and charming here’s the First World War from the perspective of the inimitable Schlump He was filled with a wonderful sense of bliss delightfully certain that everything would turn out all right in the end

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Und Abenteuer Kindle #216 Schlump is seventeen a romantic a chancer and a dreamer It's so naturally he volunteers for war In France he is assigned an administrative position i


10 thoughts on “Schlump Geschichten und Abenteuer aus dem Leben des unbekannten Musketiers Emil Schulz genannt 'Schlump' von ihm selbst erzählt

  1. says:

    Schlump – A Book that will always BurnSchlump when published back in 1928 had to compete with another book which would s

  2. says:

    Certainly one of the best novels about World War I from the German perspective you'll find out there Written and published anonymously some major cultural coup found the novel rediscovered after decades and Grimm identified as the author and thank fate Schlump is I assume a semi autobiographical tale of a young German sent to France during WWI where he administers little French communes gets sent to the trenches works as

  3. says:

    In its time it might have been uite sacrilegious showing that not all German soldiers were strong and brave Genera

  4. says:

    Schlump is a WWI novel kind of a cross between All uiet on the Western Front and The Good Soldier Švejk Horrific battle scenes alternate with some very funny picaresue tales Grimm can go from the poetic like this descript

  5. says:

    Schlump is than anti war novel It makes the charge startling for the time of its publication that despite the sacrifices made at the front and at home the German effort during the Great War was characterized by a misguided strategy and fought by soldiers who were not only poorly led but were less than heroic themselves Fi

  6. says:

    Some books captivate you as much for the story of their creation as the content between their covers Hans Herbert Grimm’s Schlump

  7. says:

    'He was filled with a wonderful sense of bliss delightfully certain that everything would turn out all right in the end’

  8. says:

    In 1928 German schoolmaster Hans Herbert Grimm anonymously published his first and only book the semi autobiographical anti war novel Schlump Despite its obvious literary merits Schlump was somewhat overshadowed at the time by the success of another WW1 novel Erich Maria Remarue’s All uiet on the Western Front somewhat ironically the two books were issued within weeks of each other In the early 1930s Schlump was bur

  9. says:

    I'm always excited to rediscover a forgotten or overlooked book but I really don't think this one bears out the rather grandiose claims Volker Weidermann makes in his afterword to this edition Schlump is too shadowy a character to sustain interest It occurred to me that Grimm wanted to make him some kind of Everyman but even so What bugs me is that this is billed as a great anti war novel but Schlump's war is luckier than most Of course a

  10. says:

    A must read Think of a young German Billy PilgrimCandide being tossed through the horrors of the trenches in WW1 like a cork on an ocean of blood guts girls and hypocritical and inept leaders Yet somehow keeps his soul Bann

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