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2014 is the year everyone remembers the Great War, the war to end all wars. In just a few months, we will see the 100th anniversary of the assassination of Franz Josef and his wife, the declarations of war between the major combatants, and the beginning of the years of trench warfare and attrition. It's fitting that this is also the year that sees the translation and publication of Gabriel Chevallier's Fear, among other books about the soldier's experience on the Western Front.
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