photoplays

The Road Back. Erich Maria Remarque. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1937. First edition of reprint edition, done for the movie of the same name. Original dust jacket.

After surviving several horrifying years in the inferno of the Western Front, a young German soldier and his cohorts return home at the end of WW1. Their road back to life in civilian world is made arduous by their bitterness about what they find in post-war society.