“The Snows of Kilimanjaro”
“’The Marvelous thing is that it’s painless,’ he said. ‘That’s how you know when it starts’” (Hemingway 3). A dying man in the middle of the African Safari, is the concept of Ernest Hemingway’s, “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 Hemingway’s works it
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in ways few people can. Yet Hemingway didn’t use this talent to write about something he had seen pictures or read about. Hemingway wrote about what he saw with his very own eyes.
Hemingway, Ernest. The Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories. Charles Scribner’s
Bowen Zack “On Hemingway” Blooms Major Short Story Writers. Pennsylvania:
Chelsea House Publishers, 1999
Gunton, Sharon “On The Snows of Kilimanjaro” Contemporary Literary Criticism:
Michigan: Gale Research Company, 1981