World War One. The first great tragedy of humanity. That is of course excluding love and life. Combine all three and you find one of the most masterfully written novels about life, love, and war that could only be written by Ernest Hemingway. Born July 21, 1899 in Oak Park, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, Hemingway started his literary career when he was hired as a reporter for the Kansas City Star. During the war he joined
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a four letter word”, should have a tremendous effect on a person if they can connect with the message. Most of us can.
Therefore, reading this novel may not be the best thing to do for an emotionally unstable person. Or any person for that matter.
Thumbs up on the novel for it’s message, thumbs down for the effects of the message. All in all however, Ernest Hemingway definitely has a way with words.