• Hemingway War Home Life
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    ... ng his recover in Milan, Hemingway recorded his firsthand account of the action in a letter written to his parents. In it he stated: The 227 wounds I got from the trench mortar didn't hurt a bit at the time, only my feet felt like I had rubber boots full of water on. Hot water. And my kneecap was acting queer. (Meyers 32) Hemingway survived a terrifying attack, which would serve as great material for A Farewell to Arms. In the novel, Henry suffers from an identical wound by a trench mortar....
  • Hills Like White Elephants
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    The Emotional Impact that Hemingway's Divorce and Separation Had on " Hills like White Elephants"Hills like White Elephants" is not the normal story where you have a beginning, middle and end. Hemingway gave just enough information so that readers could draw their own conclusions. The entire story encompasses a conversation between two lovers and leaves the reader with more questions than answers. Ernest Hemingway was a brilliant writer. People that study Hemingway's works try to gain insight an...
  • Hemingway Life Farewell Henry
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    From the time Ernest Hemingway became a renowned author, his works, as well as his life, have been analyzed by many. Under such scrutiny, many aspects of Hemingway's works and life experiences have been in question to the realities and fallacies, which he laid forth. Much of Hemingway's life, especially his time volunteering as an ambulance driver in Europe, has been in question to the true validity of his myth as a true adventurer and hero. However, as I have found, much of the mythology surrou...
  • Earnest Hemingway War Martha Writer
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    HEMINGWAY Ernest Miller Hemingway was born at eight o'clock in the morning on July 21, 1899 in Oak Park, Illinois. Hemingway received his formal schooling in the Oak Park public school system. The explosion knocked Hemingway unconscious, killed an Italian soldier and blew the legs off another. As Hemingway spun his war tales Harriett couldn't help but notice the differences between Hemingway and her own son. Hemingway took the position, which offered him time to write and a chance to work for th...
  • Indian Camp Inspirations Of Ernest Hemingway
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    The Inspirations of Ernest Hemingway Ernest Hemingway, like many, utilized his past experiences to develop his own thoughts concerning death, relationships, and lies. He then mixed these ideas, along with familiar settings to create his works. One such example, written early in Hemingways career, is the short story Indian Camp. A brief summary reveals that the main character, a young boy by the name of Nick, travels across a lake to an Indian village. While at the village Nick observes his fath...
  • Great Gatsby Santiago Ernest Hemingway
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    This may be true in all cases, but it is clearly predominant in Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and the Sea. It is evident that Hemingway modeled the main character, Santiago after his own person, and that the desires, the mentality, and the lifestyle of the old man are identical to Hemingway's. Santiago is an old fisherman who lives in a small coast town in Cuba. At the time that Hemingway wrote the story, he was also an elderly gentlemen and was such an avid fisherman throughout his life, that book...
  • Earnest Hemingway Wrote A Book
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    Earnest Hemingway Earnest Miller Hemingway was born in Oak Park Illinois. After graduating from high school, he got a job at a paper called 'Kansas City Star'. Hemingway continually tried to enter the military, but his messed up eye, hindered this task. Hemingway had managed to get a job driving an American Red Cross ambulance. During this expedition, he was injured and hospitalized. Hemingway had an crush for a particular nurse at that hospital, her name was Agnes von Kurowsky. Hemingway conti...
  • Ernest Hemmingway Hemingway Themes Man
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    ERNEST HEMINGWAY Ernest Hemmingway is a masculine writer of immense emotion. He writes off of his life experiences and his feelings towards different subjects. Ernest Hemingway's themes are virile on the surface, but when analyzed, one will find them to be romantic and sentimental. As one will find through the reading of Hemingway's works he is a very masculine writer. Says one critic: "Hemingway fans have long made reference to the "Hemingway Hero's", or the "macho men" which seem to dominate m...
  • Ernest Hemingway War Stories Life
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    Ernest Hemingway. Introduction to Ernest Hemingway II. Life and Times A. Early Life 1. Birth 2. Parents 3. Influences 4. Siblings 5. Hobbies. Adulthood 1. War 2. Influences 3. Marriage and Children 4. Tragedies/Illnesses 5. Death III. Literary Style. Unique. Very Influential IV. Famous Works. Novels 1. Three Stories and Ten Poems 2. A Farewell to Arms 3. The Old Man and the Sea. Short stories 1. "Men Without Women"2. "The Fifth Column and the First Forty-nine Stories"V. Conclusion Ernest Mi...
  • Hemingway Indian Camp
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    Ernest Hemingway pulled from his past present experiences to develop his own thoughts concerning death, relationships, and lies. He then mixed these ideas, along with a familiar setting, to create a masterpiece. One such masterpiece written early in Hemingway's career is the short story, "Indian Camp."Indian Camp" was originally published in the collection of "in Our Time" in 1925. A brief summary reveals that the main character, a teenager by the name of Nick, travels across a lake to an Indian...
  • Hemingway Sons New York
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    Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961), born in Oak Park, Illinois, started his career as a writer in a newspaper office in Kansas City at the age of seventeen. After the United States entered the First World War, he joined a volunteer ambulance unit in the Italian army. Serving at the front, he was wounded, was decorated by the Italian Government, and spent considerable time in hospitals. After his return to the United States, he became a reporter for Canadian and American newspapers and was soon sent ba...
  • Frederick Henry Hemingway War Love
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    Ernest Hemingway's classic novel, A Farewell to Arms, is one of the greatest love and war stories of all time. The success and authenticity of this tale is a direct result of Hemingway's World War I involvement. The main character, Frederick Henry, encounters many of the same things as did Hemingway and creates a parallel between the author and character. Ernest Hemingway was born in Oak Park, Illinois, July 21, 1899. He was a very handsome, athletic, adventurous young man. When the United State...
  • Hemingway Wrote A Book
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    Autobiography on Hemingway Earnest Hemingway Earnest Miller Hemingway was bor in in Oak Park Illinois. After graduating from high school, he got a job at a paper called 'Kansas City Star'. Hemingway continually tried to enter the military, but his defective eye, hindered this task. Hemingway had managed to get a job driving an American Red Cross ambulance. During this expedition, he was injured and hospitalized. Hemingway had an affinity for a particular nurse at that hospital, her name was Agne...
  • Hemingway Farewell To Arms
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    Ernest Hemingway was an American writer. He was born in 1899 in Oak Park, Illinois. He committed suicide in 1961 in Ketchum, Idaho (Burgess 17). Even today Hemingway is one of the most recognized authors in the world. Hemingway's experiences during World War I are directly shown in many of his works. His general outlook on life is reflected in the adventures of his characters. It is clear that Hemingway had a desire to be part of the war even though, due to bad vision he was unable to enlist in...
  • Hemingway Man Hero Sea
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    Hemingway Hero' is the foundation for the main character in all of Hemingway's stories. The 'Hemingway Hero' is always a man, more so, he is a rough, woodsy type; a real man's-man. He drinks, he hunts, and he acts first then asks questions later. He goes from one woman to another, and women are good for little more than reproduction. (Shoemaker) He has hopes, dreams, convictions and believes which he strictly follows, but he does not talk about them. This is one great example of the 'Hemingway ...
  • Another Ernest Hemingway Jones 416
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    A young man by the name of Ernest Hemingway was born in 1898 and grew up in a suburb of Chicago Illinois. (Jones 416) Hisfatherwas a doctor. As a boy, he and his father spent and fishing in Michigan. (Brown 571) Hemingway wrote for his school newspaper. (Jones 416) During his youth Hemingway also played football and swam. (Smith 34) After graduating from high school, Hemingway was hired with the Kansas City Star newspaper. (Jones 416) While writing forthe Kansas City Star, Hemingway began to de...
  • The Snows Of Kilimanjaro
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    "The Snows of Kilimanjaro"The Marvelous thing is that its painless, he said. Thats how you know when it starts" (Hemingway 3). A dying man in the middle of the African Safari, is the concept of Ernest Hemingways, "The Snows of Kilimanjaro." Hemingway, in this story more than any other of his works, used himself and his life experiences to create a great piece of literature. After reading some Hemingways works it becomes apparent that he is writing about himself in many instances. Time and time a...
  • Ernest Hemingway Biography Life First Stories
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    Ernest Hemingway was one the most prominent writers in America's history. While living a tumultuous life, Hemingway relied on his talent to bring a story to life and his incredible life experiences to produce his famous novels. Every aspect of Hemingway's life was larger than life: his soap-opera life, his amazing experiences, and his prestigious career. Ernest Hemingway was born on July 21, 1899 in a suburb outside of Chicago. As a boy he learned how to hunt and fish around Lake Michigan by his...
  • Ernest Hemingway Web American Literature
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    Ernest Miller Hemingway was born in 1899 in Oak Park, Ill. As a boy he was taught by his father to fish and hunt along the shores and in the forests surrounding Lake Michigan. He graduated from high school in 1917 and became a reporter for the Kansas City Star, (web) but soon left to become an ambulance driver in WWI. He then served for many different newspapers in many cities as a reporter. Even though he wasn't a soldier he served in many battles and had many close encounters with death. Hemin...
  • Farewell To Arms Hemingway Frederic Emotional
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    A Farewell To Arms By Ernest Hemingway Farewell To Arms By Ernest Hemingway (1899 – 1961) Combining a depressing ending and austere realism with an idealistic, descriptive story is one of Hemingway's particulars of style. A subtle, emotional power permeates the story without the reader really being aware of Hemingway's hand in it. Gertrude Stein, the author's mentor, believed A Farewell to Arms was Hemingway's best novel. Certainly, it catapulted him into literary stardom. Through the char...