Hemingway, Ernest: A Farewell to Arms

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BARRON`S BOOK NOTES ERNEST HEMINGWAY`S A FAREWELL TO ARMS ERNEST HEMINGWAY: THE AUTHOR AND HIS TIMES Ernest Hemingway once gave some advice to his fellow writer F. Scott Fitzgerald. If something in life hurts you, he said, you should use it in your writing. In A Farewell to Arms Hemingway followed his own advice. The painful experiences of his own life that, consciously and unconsciously, he placed in this novel help make it a major artistic achievement. The first of these experiences was a physical hurt that occurred on July 8, 1918. On this date, two weeks shy of his nineteenth birthday, Hemingway lay in an Italian army aid station, his legs riddled by shrapnel and machine-gun bullets. The story of how he got there goes like this. By 1917 the United States had entered World War I, ...

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